The Diocese of Knoxville celebrated its 25th anniversary in grand fashion Sept. 13-14 as some 5,000 faithful from throughout East Tennessee and around the country gathered in prayer and song, fellowship and worship at the Sevierville Events Center to rejoice the Holy Eucharist in the diocese’s first Eucharistic Congress.
Cardinal Timothy Dolan
Archbishop of New York and President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, Cardinal Dolan addresses the Congress for nearly an hour. View the video of his presentation below or listen to the audio recording a bit further down the page.
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Bishop Stika’s Opening Homily
Fr. Robert Barron
Cardinal Justin Rigali’s Eucharistic Adoration Homily
Cardinal Timothy Dolan
Bishop Stika’s Closing Homily
Photos from the Eucharistic Congress Photographers
Several of the diocese’s photographers were covering the event. Here you’ll find hundreds of photos taken by them on Friday and Saturday. We’ve also included video from Deacon Patrick Murphy-Racey, and soon we’ll be publishing video of the liturgies and the speakers.
Scott Maentz – Select Photos
Click any of the small images to open a larger image. Click or tap on the right or left side of the larger image to move forward or backward through the slideshow. Click the X in the upper right corner of the larger image to close it and return to the gallery of small images.
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Scott’s Saturday photos
Scott’s closing liturgy photos
Jimmy Dee – Saturday’s photos[alpine-phototile-for-picasa-and-google-plus src=”user_album” uid=”118227914643086978488″ ualb=”5924031148551246497″ imgl=”fancybox” style=”gallery” row=”15″ grwidth=”550″ grheight=”364″ size=”512″ num=”76″ highlight=”1″ align=”center” max=”100″] Jimmy’s Friday photos
More of Jimmy’s Saturday photos
Eucharistic Congress Video
Deacon Patrick Murphy-Racey
Deacon Sean Smith’s Interview with Rejuvenate.