|Any Third Degree member in good standing, one year after the anniversary of his First Degree is eligible for membership in the Fourth Degree. The primary purpose of the Fourth Degree is to foster the spirit of patriotism by promoting responsible citizenship and a love of and loyalty to the Knights' respective countries through active membership in a local Fourth Degree assembly.
|As a Fourth Degree Knight, you have the opportunity to become part of our color corps. As a color corps member, you will be recognized widely by the distinctive attire of tuxedo, feathered chapeau, cape and sword. Color corps members regularly take part in civic events such as wake service, parades and wreath-laying ceremonies, and in ecclesial functions at Catholic churches.