Aims and Objectives of the Order
1. The Order of the Knights of St Columba exists to support the mission of the Roman Catholic Church and at the same time to work for the spiritual,intellectual and material welfare of its members and families.
2. The Order is an organised body of Catholic men , giving its entire loyalty to the Holy See, to the Hierachy and the Clergy in all things appertaining to the Catholc Faith.
3. By doing so, it is pledged to support its members in their vocation and mission as Catholics and in spreading the Gospel for the conversion of souls and the growth of the Church.
4. Realising it is part of the Universal Church, the Order is further pledged to co-operate with other organisations local, national and international in the furterance of these objectives.
5. In accordance with the social teachings of the Catolic Church, members of the Order will diligently work for the moral and social welfare of their country and in particular to help young people develop in the likeness of Christ.
6. Members of the Order will aim to achieve these objectives through the fundamental virtues of Charity, Unity and Fraternitiy.
St Bridgets at this time does not have an active group of members to the Order, however their may be members within the parish. Should anyone be interested in starting a group to be actively involved within the parish, please contact REG ABRAHAMS on 01895 270989 or 07962181145 for further information about the Order and how to go about becoming involved with a local group.