The Knights of Columbus have been in Rochester for over a century and form a vital part of the community. Our councils are each affiliated with a parish in the city. Council contacts can be found on the map below.

If you are a visitor, we welcome you to Rochester. Please feel free to contact the councils in the area or attend any of our sponsored events. If you are moving into the area we encourage you to contact your local council to transfer your membership.

Area Catholic Churches and Councils

Location Church Masses Council Grand Knight
Far Northwest Holy Spirit Sat 4:30pm
Sun 8:15am, 10:00am, 6:00pm
11460 Bou Gazley
(507) 259-7851
Northwest Pax Christi Sat 5:15pm
Sun 7:30am, 9:00am, 10:45am
14145 Rich Holland
(507) 269-0338
Near Northwest St. Pius X Sat 4:00pm
Sun 7:30am, 9:00am, 10:30am
14574 Mike Timm
(507) 261-0628
Downtown St. John Sat 4:30pm
Sun 8:00am, 9:30am, 11:15am
1013 Royal Johnson
(507) 208-1736
Near Southeast St. Francis Sat 4:30pm
Sun 8:00am, 10:00am, 12:00pm (En Español)
14170 John Hunt
(507) 288-7550
Southeast Resurrection Sat 8:00pm
Sun 8:30am, 10:00am, 11:30am
13027 Georges Montillet
(507) 288-5528

Knights Information

Our councils are all part of District 31 which covers the city of Rochester. Our district deputy is Mike Wolter and he is willing to put you in touch with the appropriate council. You can reach Mike at (507) 254-6405 or dd31@mnknights.org.

In addition to our councils there is an active 4th Degree. The Bishop Edward A. Fitzgerald Assembly 548 meets at 6:30 p.m. on the 3rd Tuesday of each month in the McCarthy room at St. Francis church. Faithful Navigator Jim Lundholm (507) 288-1583 or email jlundholm@q.com) can answer your questions regarding the 4th Degree activities in the area.

Knights of Columbus Insurance

The General Agent is Ben Schleicher who may be reached at (507) 822-7173 or by email at schleicheragencymail@KOFC.ORG.

We are currently searching for a local field agent. If you are, or someone you know might be, interested in this faith-based career opportunity with the Knights of Columbus, contact Aaron or go to www.kofc.org for further information.