Catholic Cadet Catechists


MISSION: To provide the West Point Most Holy Trinity parish with teachers, teacher aides, and a music team to support the Confraternity of Christian Doctrine program for parish youth from preschool age to high school.

United Catholic Fellowship (UCF)
A ministry for cadets who wish to engage in Catholic prayer, fellowship and discuss faith-related topics. Meets every Tuesday, 1900-2030 in the USCC Chaplain’s Office in Central Area. All are welcome and encouraged to bring a friend.

Contact Brother Carlos Hernandez, (845) 216-2656.

Knights of Columbus (KoC) West Point Council #8250 
KoC provides Catholic Cadet men with opportunities for charity, unity, fraternity, patriotism and prayer both locally and in the greater community. For more information about joining the KoC, visit

Contact Brother Carlos Hernandez, (845) 216-2656.

Fellowship of Catholic University Students (FOCUS)
The mission of FOCUS is "To Know Christ and to Fulfill His Great Commission." This is done by inviting college students into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ and His Church. FOCUS offers Bible Study, Discipleship, and other events that bring Catholic Cadets together.

Contact Fr. Matthew Pawlikowski, (845) 938-3316.

Officer In Charge

COL Christopher Korpela
EECS (845) 938-5574