Knights of Columbus
Coeur de Leon Council #87
P.O. Box 2373
Framingham MA 01703-2373
About the Knights of Columbus
The Knights of Columbus, a Catholic fraternal society, was founded in 1882 by venerable servant of God Father Michael J. McGivney of St. Mary's Parish in New Haven, Conn. Today, the Knights of Columbus is the largest lay Catholic service organization in the world. Please visit the Supreme Council website and the Massachusetts State Council website for more information on our history and current activities in the state, country, and throughout the world.
About our Council
Coeur de Leon Council #87 of Framingham, Massachusetts, was founded on 28 January 1894.
Our Council works closely with the four Catholic churches in Framingham: St. Bridget's Parish, St. George Parish, St. Stephen Parish, and St. Tarcisius Parish
Principles of the Order
Our principles in action
Learn more through these short videos: "Charity"; "Building the Church"; "So That the World May Know New Hope"; "Legacy"; "Be the Difference"; "Heros"
Who may be a member
Membership is open to practical Catholic men 18 years or older in union with the Holy See.
A "practical Catholic" is one who lives up to the ten Commandments of God and the seven precepts of the Church.