Father Michael J. McGivney founded the Knights of
Columbus in 1882 while a parish priest at St. Mary’s in
New Haven. In 1884, Father McGivney was named pastor
of St. Thomas Church in Thomaston. While at St. Thomas,
he directed plays at the Thomaston Opera House and said
Mass at Immaculate Conception Church in Terryville. In
2008, Father McGivney was named Venerable as his cause for Sainthood moves forward.
Follow in the Footsteps of Father Michael J. McGivney
Sunday August 19, 2018
1 pm: Mass @ Immaculate Conception Church, Terryville
3 pm: Play “He Was Our Father”@ Thomaston Opera House, Thomaston
5:30 pm: Dinner @ St. Thomas Church Hall, Thomaston
Tickets are available at $20 per person from Ted
Pacanowski, 74 Jog Hill Road, Trumbull, CT 06611.
Checks payable to “CT State Council K of C”. No tickets
will be sold after August 1, 2018.
If you have any questions, please contact:
-State Program Director, Ted Pacanowski (203-376-7050)
-Council 18 FS Armand Roy firstname.lastname@example.org
-Council 1090 GK Vincent Gualtieri email@example.com