Carl A. Anderson

Supreme Knight of The Knights of Columbus

Supreme Knight of the Knights of Columbus, Carl A. Anderson

The 13th supreme knight of the Knights of Columbus, Carl Anderson has led the Knights and their families since 2000 to unprecedented levels of charitable giving and support for their communities and Church. Under Mr. Anderson’s leadership, membership has grown to nearly 2 million Knights, who together in 2016 alone donated over $177.5 million to charity and provided more than 75 million volunteer hours of charitable service worldwide. Over the past decade, under the supreme knight's guidance, the Knights of Columbus has donated more than 700 million hours of service to charity and $1.55 billion to charity.
Supreme Knight's Leadership of the Knights of Columbus
Professional Background of the Supreme Knight

News

The Joy of the Gospel
6/30/2017

Greeting to His Holiness Pope Francis
6/21/2017

Pontifical Academy Appointment
6/13/2017

Knights of the Trinity
6/11/2017

New Heights in Giving
6/9/2017

Remarks from Supreme Knight Carl Anderson
6/7/2017

Courage to Confront Reality
6/7/2017

Religious Liberty
5/4/2017

Unanimously Well Qualified
4/3/2017

Awarded for Leadership
3/31/2017


Speeches

Global Human Rights and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs
May 26, 2016

Defending Religious Freedom and other Human Rights: Stopping Mass Atrocities against Christians and other Believers
April 28, 2016

Testimony of Mr. Carl A. Anderson before the House Foreign Affairs Committee
December 9, 2015

Supreme Knight on Persecuted Christians
August 6, 2015

Remarks of Supreme Knight Carl Anderson News Conference on Christian Refugee Relief Fund
August 4, 2015

Annual Report of the Supreme Knight at the 133rd Supreme Convention
August 4, 2015

States Dinner Remarks at the 133rd Supreme Convention
August 4, 2015

Remarks of the Supreme Knight at the Shrine of Our Lady of Martyrs
June 13, 2015

Remarks of the Supreme Knight on the occasion of the Presentation of Charters to the first two Korean Councils
April 20, 2015

Keynote Address of the Supreme Knight at the Fraternal Banquet with the Knights of Columbus in Korea
April 20, 2015


Books


Columns

The Prayer of a Nation
7/1/2017

A Pilgrimage to Korea
6/1/2017

A Pro-Life Moment
5/1/2017

A Roadmap for Evangelization
4/1/2017

Grace and Solidarity
3/1/2017

The Future of the Faith
2/1/2017

The Future of Roe
1/1/2017

The ‘Catholic Vote’
12/1/2016

Conscience and the Right to Life
11/1/2016

Mother Teresa and the Transformation of Politics
9/1/2016


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