Calhoun County Catholic Parishes 

Active Parishes: St. Mary (Lake City), St. Thomas (Manson), St. Francis (Rockwell City)

Oratory Parishes: St. Mary (Auburn), St. Mary (Pomeroy), St. Joseph (Lohrville)

In an ever changing world the Holy Eucharist is a constant reminder of the great reality of God's changeless love.

Mother Teresa

Knights of Columbus (Council 14494)

United Family Council,    Based in Manson, Iowa

The Knights of Columbus is the  largest Catholic family fraternal organization with membership at over 1.9 million worldwide.  Our council is number 14494

The Manson Knights of Columbus Council #14494, meet on the third Tuesday of each month. 

Grand Knight is Wesly Lamphier.  The Knights sponsor three fish fry’s during Lent; a family picnic; the Baby Bottle Boomerang  supports Informed Choices; Tootsie Roll sales, Christmas cards and Keep Christ in Christmas car magnets support other needs of the parish and community.  The Knights can be reached by email at