Admission Degree – Sunday, May 5

The Admission Degree originally scheduled for Sunday, April 28 has been rescheduled for Sunday, May 5.

The degree will be held at Archbishop Walsh, Council 3550, Palisades Park/Ridgefield with registration at 5:30 PM and the degree beginning at 6 PM.

Trinity Council 747 Fish Fry

Trinity, Council 747, Hackensack and the Holy Trinity Youth Group are jointly sponsoring a BYOB Fish Fry Dinner to be held on Friday, April 26th from 7 to 9 PM at BASCS High School Cafeteria, 43 Maple Avenue, Hackensack.

Advanced ticket sales only!  Take Out Dinners will be $12.00 and Eat In Dinners will be $15.00.

For all the information, CLICK HERE for the flyer.

Knighthood Degree – April 26, 2019

Lyndhurst, Council 2396, Lyndhurst, will be hosting a Knighthood Degree on Friday, April 26, 2019.  Council address:  324 Ridge Road, Lyndhurst.

Host District Deputy is Steve Hutnik.  Steve’s contact information:  Telephone:  201/592-1332   E-Mail:

31st Annual Federation Golf Outing

The date has been announced for the Bergen Federation’s 31st Annual Golf Outing – Friday, September 13, 2019.

The outing will be held at River Vale Country Club – foursomes will tee off starting at 10 AM.

Dinner will be at 6 PM at St. John, Council 1345, Dumont/Bergenfield.

There will be prizes for:  Closest to the Pin, Longest Drive, 50/50, and a Prize Table

Cost:  $150.00 per golfer.

Questions:  Jim Stiff ( or 201/639-9079.

Since this is the only fundraiser for the Federation, your help is truly needed so that we can continue the good works done on your behalf.  Donations to the State Scholarship Fund, donations to various charities that feed the hungry, take care of the homeless and take sick children to Lourdes, (among others) and it also pays for our expenses incurred for Grand Knight and Financial Secretary training sessions during each summer.

Click here for the flyer.

Archdiocesan Spelling Bee

Date:  Sunday, March 11, 2018

Registration:  1:30 PM – Bee Starts:  2:00 PM

Host Council:  Mary Immaculate, Council 12769, Secaucus, Immaculate Conception Church Auditorium (Lower Hall).  Parking & Entrance behind the Church – 760 Post Place, Secaucus.

The FIRST PLACE winner of your council’s Bee, who must be an 8th Grade student, is expected to be your local representative.

IMPORTANT:  Spellers may come from Catholic Schools, Charter Schools, Private Schools and Public Schools. Home-Schooled spellers who have participated in a Bee may also compete. We will accept ALL Spellers that meet the requirements listed in the Grand Knights Manual.  Please check your Grand Knight’s drive or the Supreme or State Websites for additional rules and information.

Our four (4) top 8th Grade students will represent the Archdiocese of Newark at The New Jersey State Council Spelling Bee.

The top four (4) spellers from our BEE will earn cash cards worth $100.00, $85.00, $65.00, and $50.00 which have been sponsored by the Archdiocesan Chapters and Federations

They will also have earned the expectation to attend, and the honor to represent the Archdiocese at the State Council Spelling Bee, scheduled for April 8, 2018 in Brick.