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    Bishop Richard Stika explains investigation into possible miracle in Diocese of Knoxville. Click to watch.
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    Diocese of Knoxville investigates possible miracle in case for sainthood.
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    Bishop Stika gets the edge on Deacon David Lucheon, John Deinhart and Jim Wogan in the Diocesan Homecoming tricycle race
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    Click to register for 2014 Diocesan Ministries Day.
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    Medal of Honor recipients Ty Carter and Leroy Petry greet students.
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    Bishop Richard Stika celebrates Mass with school children at Sacred Heart Cathedral just prior to Congressional Medal of Honor assembly. Click image for video.
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    New Northshore Drive cathedral part of Sacred Heart Parish and diocesan Home campaign effort.

Home Campaign Video

About the Campaign

The Home Campaign will do more than build a cathedral. Learn how the campaign will benefit parishes, fund charity, secure priest retirement and boost educational opportunities. Please view the videos. For more on the cathedral project, click here.

Video de la Campaña


Message from
Bishop Stika


Young Adult Ministry

The Frassati Fellowship is a ministry for young adults (18-39) who meet regularly for prayer and social activities in their local areas. Currently Frassati groups exist in Knoxville and Chattanooga. This ministry is led by Diocesan Coordinator, Elijah Martin, PhD. Visit our Facebook page or contact Elijah via email.


Pope Francis letter to families

Presiding over the wedding of 20 couples in St. Peter's Basilica on Sunday, Pope Francis celebrated marriage as the union of a man and woman playing complementary roles during their common journey through life. Hear his video message on this subject by clicking on the video window.

Ministries at Work

Enhance your faith and keep up with important initiatives around the diocese by viewing our videos and listening to various audio recordings on our media page. You'll also find links to Catholic websites offering high quality programming online, including CatholicTV, The Catholic Channel, EWTN and the Vatican Channel.