Council 6735 at 43 West Maple Street, Merchantville, NJ 08109-5141 US - GENERAL FOURTH DEGREE INFORMATION
GENERAL FOURTH DEGREE INFORMATION
Any Third Degree member in good standing, 6 months from date of first degree date, is eligible for membership in the Fourth Degree. The primary purpose of the Fourth Degree is to foster the spirit of patriotism by promoting responsible citizenship and a love of and loyalty to the Knights' respective countries through active membership in local Fourth Degree groups (called "assemblies"). Certain members of the Fourth Degree serve as honor guards at civic and religious functions, an activity that has brought worldwide recognition to the Knights of Columbus.
Information on Fourth Degree activities can be found at the Fourth Degree Masters Web Page located at http://www.secondnjdistrict.org/
Local area Fourth Degree Color Corps activity & schedules can be found by viewing Bishop Justin J. McCarthy Assembly web site at http://home.catholicweb.com/McCarthyAssembly/