Fr. McGivney was born August 12, 1852, in Waterbury, CT. Happy 168th birthday to our founding Father!
Did you know........Fr. McGivney was the oldest of 13 children. His miracle is the youngest of 13 and shares his name, Michael McGivney Schachle.
The very first Knights of Columbus Council #1, the San Salvador Council's Charter is dated May 15. Fr. McGivney's miracle was a baby born on May 15. It's no coincidence, it truly is a miracle. Help celebrate Fr. McGivney's birthday and his miracle by checking out the video link below explaining the miracle attributed to him:
Cameron Symonds, GK