3rdDegree color logoWel­come to Exeter Coun­cil 2179’s Web Site. We are a fra­ter­nal orga­ni­za­tion of Catholic men who serve St. Michaels and St.Mary’s parish communities.

Meet­ing Information



Broth­ers, a short while ago I was read­ing an arti­cle by a Chris­t­ian (likely a Catholic). In the piece, he gave some token accep­tance of God’s require­ment to obey and heed author­ity. Then he said some­thing like

But when faced with a tyrant, it is our God given duty to remove him. I thought Waaaa…?

How often is being a rebel, rebel­lious or rebel­lion itself men­tioned in the bible? It is over 100 times.

How often does God men­tion rebel­lion in a pos­i­tive light? I haven’t found one.

The NH State Council’s Degree Team will be hold­ing a vir­tual degree for the exem­pli­fi­ca­tion of Char­ity, Unity and Fra­ter­nity on Fri­day, Feb­ru­ary 12th at 7:00 PM. The on-​line exem­pli­fi­ca­tion offers the the coun­cil mem­bers the per­fect oppor­tu­nity to advance to full Knight­hood. 1st and 2nd Degree mem­bers inter­ested in advanc­ing to full Knight­hood are to con­tact our Finana­cial Sec­re­tary, Dick Hardin to reg­is­ter for the on-​line exemplification.

Dick’s email address: This email address is being pro­tected from spam­bots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Home Phone Num­ber: (603) 7722581

100 Anniversary Coin Front SmallDue to the COVID19 restric­tion lim­it­ing the num­ber peo­ple to con­gre­gate, the council’s 100th Anniver­sary Cel­e­bra­tion is post­poned to August 1, 2021. Mem­bers will receive their invi­a­tions iin June 2021. Updates will be posted on this website.

Prayer for The United States of Amer­ica
Com­posed by His Excel­lency Arch­bishop Carlo Maria Viganò

Almighty and Eter­nal God, King of Kings and Lord of Lords: gra­ciously turn your gaze to us who invoke You with confidence.

Bless us, cit­i­zens of the United States of Amer­ica; grant peace and pros­per­ity to our Nation; illu­mi­nate those who gov­ern us so that they may com­mit them­selves to the com­mon good, in respect for Your holy Law.