Knights of Columbus
Monsignor Peter E. Blessing Council 5273

Knights of Columbus - Monsignor Peter E. Blessing Council 5273

Msgr. Peter E. Blessing

The Knights of Columbus Msgr. Peter E. Blessing Council 5273 is composed of men committed to making their community a better place, while supporting their church and enhancing their own Catholic faith. We strive to be devoted men of prayer and integrity who encourage one another and support the needs of our parishes and community. Our Council works closely with our local parishes providing funds for various projects with our members being active participants in their parish. Our council is vibrant and active, with over 100 members from all walks of life, whose ages range from 20's to 90's.

The Msgr. Blessing Council holds its meetings at the Our Lady of Czenstochowa Meeting Room located at 445 Washington Street in Coventry, RI. Our Chaplain is Father Paul Lemoi. The Grand Knight for the Columbian Year 2022-2023 is Brian Mattias. You can contact us by email at We normally hold our business meetings every 2nd Monday of each month.

Some of the causes we support include Culture of Life Causes, Catholic Charities, Seminarian Support, Scholarships and Special Olympics. See our activities page for more information.

Msgr. Blessing Council 5273 serves the following parish communities:

  • St. Vincent de Paul Parish, Coventry
  • SS John and Paul Parish, Coventry
  • Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish, W. Warwick
  • Our Lady of Czenstochowa, Coventry

Current Prayer Intentions

  • Our Holy Father Pope Francis
  • Our Bishops Tobin, Evans and Henning
  • The Priests and Deacons of the parishes we serve
  • Transitional Deacon Patrick Ryan
  • Seminarian Nicholas Whitaker
  • Treasurer William Jakabek
  • PGK/PFN Herb Knott
  • PGK Harold Trafford
  • IPGK David Legault
  • Brother Anthony Machado
  • Brother Alan Ogrodnik
  • Brother Len Denommee
  • Brother Paul Lacroix
  • Brother James Kmon
  • Brother Matt Parent
  • Brother Jim Hall
  • Brother Joseph Murphy
  • Brother Jaroslaw Lewkowski
  • Brother Frank Laiter, Jr.
  • Brother Chester "Skip" Wendoloski
  • Brother Lucien Laporte
  • Lucille Ferrer
  • Veronica Brouillard
  • Nancy Giolitti
  • Henry Giolitti
  • Mary Deary
  • Shirley Laiter
  • Sue Rossetti
  • Doris Legault
  • Diane Burke
  • Mary Lawlor
  • Michel Brouillard
  • Roberta Soucy
  • Lori Bullock
  • Michelle Legault
  • Nancy Blais
  • Eric Thatcher
  • Andrew Whitaker
  • Joseph White
  • Ellen Deck
  • Barry Smith
  • John Dolan
  • Joe Rossi III
  • Thomas Senerchia
  • All US military personnel active and former
  • All who are suffering in Ukraine
  • The Unborn
Msgr. Peter E. Blessing K of C Council 5273, P.O. Box 1470, Coventry, RI 02816
- serving Coventry, West Greenwich and West Warwick since 1962 -