Knights of Columbus

Msgr. J.M. Hanson Council 5038

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The Msgr. J.M. Hanson Council 5038 Knights of Columbus is a Catholic fraternal organization that supports the parishes of OLIH, Saint Luke the Evangelist, and Saint Mary’s-Holy Cross along with the community as a whole.

Council 5038 meets the first Monday of every month in the OLIH Banquet room. Social hour begins at 6:00 p.m. Dinner at 6:30 p.m. Meetings start at 7:30 p.m. and last approximately one hour.

Any Catholic gentleman age 18 and older is invited to join the Knights.

For more information, please contact us:


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The 11th Annual Raffle for Life benefiting Dorothy's House is underway! Tickets will be sold before and after Mass beginning September 9-10 or you can buy your ticket online now. 

The Raffle for Life has raised over $100,000 for charities benefiting young women and children in central Iowa. For the third year, proceeds will benefit Dorothy's House, a residential program assisting victims of Human Sex Trafficking . 

This year there is an exciting array of prizes including a grand prize of a one year lease of a Luxury Lexus SUV provided by The Willis Auto Campus. Get your ticket online today!

Council Officers 20017-18

Grand Night - John Armstrong

Deputy Grand Knight - Steve Syverson

 Chaplain - Msgr. Stephen Orr

 Chancellor - John Ledvina

 Recorder - Garrett Ley

 Treasurer - Brent Hinerichsen

 Financial Secretary - Ryan King

 Advocate - John Gaspari

 Warden - Dave Drendel

 Inside Guard - Brian Hartman

 Outside Guard - Bill Johnston

 Trustee -Ron Langel

 Trustee - Josh Devries

 Trustee - Don Brown

 Lecturer - Eric Stall


Related Links:

Iowa Knights of Columbus Site

National Knights of Columbus