The Association of Knights of Columbus in the Diocese of Marbel (AKCDM) held its 23rd Annual Diocesan Convention last August 09, 2009 at Dole Recreation center, Barangay Cannery Site, Polomolok, South Cotabato.
Theme: “The Word of God in the Life and Mission of the Church”.
Bishop’s homily touched on the Word of God as voice, face, house and roads.
Jesus, the Word made flesh, is the “bread that came down from heaven – our nourishment as we journey towards the kingdom, like the prophet Elijah who was nourished by an angel for his journey to the mountain of God, Horeb.
Elected officers were: SK Pio Mariñas – President. SK Francisco Romero – Vice President. SK Chito Julio Diaz was appointed Secretary.
Hosts: Districts M-80 and M-88. Convention Chairman – SK Robles B. Caldea, DD-M-80.
Attendance: 394 Knights and some ladies.
Source: Communication from the Bishop (No. 545, 21 August 2009)