Frequently Asked Questions
Here are some quick answers to the most commonly asked questions about the Knights of Columbus.
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What is the Knights of Columbus?
The Knights of Columbus is the world's largest Catholic
fraternal service organization. Founded in the United States in
1882, it is named in honor of Christopher Columbus and dedicated
to the principles of Charity, Unity, Fraternity and Patriotism.
There are more than 1.7 million members in 14,000 councils. Visit
our About Us
section for more information.
How does one become a member?
You would have to come down and fill out an
application. Applications can be picked up at our lounge. Click
for our Contact Information.
How old do I have to be to become a member?
You have to be 18 years of age or older and a Catholic Gentleman. You do not need to be
a resident of Oceanside to join the Knights of Columbus #3481.
What are some of the benefits of being a member?
Members are not only entitled to join the Oceanside
Christopher Federal Credit Union
but as a Knight of #3481 you
can become involved in the many different activities, events and
charities we represent. For more information you can preview our
News and Events
What are the different degrees of Knighthood?
As a member there are four different degrees of being a Knight.
How do I get to the Oceanside Knights of Columbus?
for information on directions to our location.