The Santa Maria Assembly Honor Guard
One of the most visible parts of the order.
Any 4th Degree Knight is encouraged to join the Honor Guard. Contact Joe Collins, the Commander of the Guard at 717-341-2679 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Color Corps Manual
The manual is available online. The link can be found at the following address:
Please refer to the link “Color Corps Drill Manual (No.
808)” to download the pdf.
If you have any questions please email Commander Joe Collins at: email@example.com
2022 Honor Guard Schedule:
The Honor Guard is requested to assemble 1/2 hour before the event time unless another time is posted.
April 2 – Assembly Charter Night. 5:00 Mass at OMPH Church, Ephrata, followed by a dinner dance in the Father Jackson Center.
April 2 – Diocesan Mens Conference. Bishop Gainer will celebrate Mass at 3:15 PM. Honor Guard will report to the reserved dressing room no later than 2:30 PM.
April 11 (Mon.) – Chrism Mass 2:00 PM at St. Patrick’s Cathedral. Free parking will be available on North lot of City Island. Shuttle buses will be provided by Wolf bus company. They will pick you up at 1:00 PM. Two shuttles will run the loop from 1:00 until 5:00. Enter the Cathedral after 1:15 using the side door. Cathedral will not open to the public until 1:30 PM. The last shuttle will leave at 5:30 PM. No dinner.
May 21 (Sat.) – Ordination to the Diaconate St. Patrick’s Cathedral at 10:00 AM. Dress in the social hall at 9:00 AM. Free parking will be available in the South Street parking garage. Paid tickets will be passed out in the social hall before Mass.
May 22 – Co. 12532 Memorial Mass. 7:30 Mass at St. John Neuman Church. Breakfast at the Eden at 9:30. HG Breakfast no charge, $30.00 for wives.
June 4 (Sat.) – Ordination to the Priesthood St. Patrick’s Cathedral at 10:00 AM. Dress in the social hall at 9:00 AM. Free parking will be available in the South Street parking garage. Paid tickets will be passed out in the social hall before Mass.
Sept. 25 (Sun.) – Blue Mass at OMPH Church, Ephrata. 11:00 Mass with a reception to follow
Oct. 9 (Sun.) – St. Catherine of Siena Parish Council Memorial Mass, Quarryville. The Mass will be celebrated at 8:00 AM. Honor Guard at 7:30. A get together will follow the Mass in the Parish Hall.
Oct. 30 (Sun.) – Father Daly Council 4191 Memorial Mass, 9:00 AM Mass at OMPH Church, Ephrata. Breakfast to follow at Yoder’s in New Holland honoring Widows, free to Honor Guard members and their wives.
Nov. 6 (Sun.) – Our Lady of Lourdes, New Holland, Memorial Mass at 10:30 AM. Honor Guard at 10:00.
Nov. 12 (Sat.) – Santa Maria Assembly Veterans Mass at St. Phillip’s Church, Millersville, at 5:00 PM. Honor Guard at 4:30.
Nov. 19 (Sat.) – The Parish council of the Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus in Oxford, Chester County, has requested our assistance at their Confirmation at 10:00 AM.