Honor Guard

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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 jvcpfn@gmail.com.

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: jvcpfn@gmail.com

2023 Honor Guard Schedule:

The Honor Guard is requested to assemble 1/2 hour before the event time unless another time is posted.

Jan. 22 – Co. 867 Corporate Communion – 8:30 AM Mass at St. Anthony’s- Breakfast to follow at the Council Home.

March 18 – Diocesan Men’s Conference. Bishop Gainer will celebrate Mass at TBA. Honor Guard will report to the reserved dressing room no later than TBA.

May TBA – 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.

Sept. TBA – Blue Mass at OMPH Church, Ephrata. 11:00 Mass with a reception to follow

Oct. TBA – 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. TBA – 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. TBA – Our Lady of Lourdes, New Holland, Memorial Mass at 10:30 AM. Honor Guard at 10:00.

Nov. TBA (Sat.) – Santa Maria Assembly Veterans Mass at St. Phillip’s Church, Millersville, at 5:00 PM. Honor Guard at 4:30.