Eventbrite - 49th AWD Exemplification of the Fourth Degree

About the Archdiocese of Washington District

The Archdiocese of Washington District (AWD), originally formed in 1940 as the Washington, DC District, is home to the 12 4th Degree Assemblies in the Archdiocese of Washington which encompasses the District of Columbia and Calvert, Charles, Montgomery, Prince George's, and St. Mary's Counties in the state of Maryland.

AWD is not only home to the Archdiocese of Washington which ministers to the District of Columbia and Southern Maryland but is also home to the Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA which ministers to the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard both stateside, on foreign soil, and asea, as well as our nation's embassies and consulates around the world.

AWD Sir Knights and their Assemblies not only serve as members of the Color Corps, the most visible element of the Knights of Columbus, but also strive to excel in five areas of programming:

  • Veterans Assistance
  • Community Programs
  • Patriotic Education
  • Fraternal Programs
  • Church Programs

If you would like to become a Knight of Columbus or join our ranks in the 4th Degree by becoming a Sir Knight, please visit our membership page.

Articles with more in-depth information:
About the 4th Degree
History of the Archdiocese of Washington District
History of the Fourth Degree
List of Former Masters of the Archdiocese of Washington District

District Prayer Intentions

  • For the repose of the soul of SK William C. Kuchmas III, Past State Deputy of Maryland, and for the consolation of his family.
  • For the return to health and speedy recovery of Dr. Donald E. Bouchard, DDS
  • For the return to health and speedy recovery of Lady Thelma Rice
  • For the return to health and speedy recovery of SK Tom Casey
  • For the return to health and speedy recovery of SK Anthony I Colbert, PSD, FDD, PGK, PFN, FS
  • For the return to health and speedy recovery of Steve Holowenzak
  • For teh return to health and speedy recovery of Sara Anderson
  • For the return to health and speedy recovery of Ray DeVous
  • For the return to health and speedy recovery of Maruice Mann
  • For the return to health and speedy recovery of Liz Marcus
  • For the return to health and speedy recovery of Bob Jack
  • For the return to health and cure of cancer of Ed Madden
  • For the return to health and cure of cancer for Yoshitaka Takeuchi
  • For tthe return to health and cure of cancer of SK Ed & Lady Janet  Madden
  • For the return to health and speedy recovery of Eileen Santangelo
  • For the private intentions of Matt Santangelo
  • For the repose of the soul of Susan Wolf
  • For the repose of the soul of Addie McBride
  • For the repose of the soul of Thomas J. Donnellan
  • For the repose of the souls of the victims of the shooting in Parkland, FL, for the consolation of their friends and families, and the healing of their community and our nation.
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