Knights of Columbus

St. James Catholic Church Council 14320
Father Nick Kipper
Cortland, NE 68331

Who are the Knights? Knights are Catholic men, 18 years of age and older, who are committed to making their community a better place, while supporting their church. Knights are involved with the community; they support the Catholic Church and its causes. They support our servicemen and women. Knights believe in protecting and enhancing family life.


  • Free Throw Contest for youths 12-14 years old held annually in January
  • Tootsie rolls are distributed at businesses for a donation that is given to the Intellectual Disabilities Foundation
  • Two scholarships are given out each year
  • Support for seminarians.
  • Support Spirit Catholic Radio
  • Pro Life Activities
  • Pancake Breakfast
  • Food Pantry


  • Fireworks sales celebrating New Years and the Fourth of July
  • Tootsie Roll Donation
Contacts: Chris Hytrek at (402) 230-0869
Ron Boden at (402) 787-0220
Father Nick Kipper at (402) 798-7335