Mass with Rite of Candidacy for the Deacon Aspirants

Deacon Scott Maentz

When: October 20, 2019 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Cathedral of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, 711 S Northshore Dr, Knoxville, TN 37919, USA

The deacon aspirants for the Diocese of Knoxville will be received by Bishop Stika as candidates for ordination, an important milestone in their formation to become a permanent deacon. All are welcome to attend this Sunday Mass! From the National Directory for the Formation, Ministry, and Life of Permanent Deacons in the United States: “In this rite, the one who aspires to ordination …

Covecrest Lifeteen Summer Camp

Al Forsythe

When: June 1, 2020 @ 4:39 pm – June 6, 2020 @ 5:39 pm
Where: Covecrest Lifeteen Camp, 25 Falls Dr., Tiger, GA 30576, USA

Diocese of Knoxville Lifeteen Summer Camp Space is limited to the first 40 people. June 1-6, 2020 Deposit of $100 non-refundable Approximate Cost $699 per person includes transportation, chaperones and all camp activities. (Price subject to change) Experience Life We are created for great things. We are meant to live with a joy that penetrates the darkness of this world. …

Day of the Bible

Emily Booker

When: November 9, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – November 10, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
Where: St. Dominic Church, 2517 N John B Dennis Hwy, Kingsport, TN 37660, USA

The third Day of the Bible, “God’s Assurance in Times of Crisis: The Book of Revelation,” will be held Nov. 9-10, at St. Dominic Church in Kingsport. Father Jim McIlhone, Director of Biblical Formation for the Archdiocese of Chicago, will be presenting.  Father Jim has developed a website, www.wordmadeclear.net which has electronic commentaries on the Gospels, Acts, and the biblical …

Polish Independence Day Celebration

Emily Booker

When: November 3, 2019 @ 3:00 pm
Where: Sacred Heart Cathedral, 711 S Northshore Dr, Knoxville, TN 37919, USA

The Polish Ministry of the Diocese of Knoxville will celebrate Polish Independence Day on Sunday, Nov. 3, starting with Mass (in English) at the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart of Jesus at 3 p.m. followed by a potluck picnic in the pavilion in the back of the cathedral campus. Anyone who is Polish, has Polish roots, or just love Poland …

Reclaiming Our Catholic Identity Retreat

Emily Booker

When: October 19, 2019 @ 8:45 am – 2:15 pm
Where: St. John Neumann Church, 633 St John Ct, Knoxville, TN 37934, USA

St. John Neumann is hosting a retreat “Reclaiming Our Catholic Identity” on Saturday, Oct. 19. The retreat will begin with Mass at 8:45. Sessions will begin at 9:30. Presenters include St. John Neumann priests, Evangelizing Sisters of Mary, and St. John Neumann parishioners. There will be sessions for adults, youth, and children. Click here to sign up.

St. Mary’s Legacy Clinic Volunteer Orientation

Emily Booker

When: October 29, 2019 @ 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Divine Mercy Church, 10919 Carmichael Rd, Knoxville, TN 37932, USA

St. Mary’s Legacy Clinic is hosting a volunteer orientation on Tuesday, Oct. 29, from 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Divine Mercy Church in Knoxville. We are looking for volunteers that are interested in helping as drivers, medical providers, nurses, other health care professionals, administrative activities, and event planning. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Please contact 865-212-5570 to sign …

The Game Changer: Radical Discipleship in the Holy Spirit

Emily Booker

When: November 16, 2019 @ 9:00 am
Where: All Saints Church, 620 N Cedar Bluff Rd, Knoxville, TN 37923, USA

The Office of Christian Formation is offering this diocesan retreat for men on Saturday, Nov. 16, at All Saints Church in Knoxville. Join Pete Burak from Renewal Ministries for a day of fellowship and challenging teaching on being radical disciples. Event is free. Please click here to register.

All Souls procession at Calvary Cemetery

Jim Wogan

When: November 3, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
Where: Calvary Cemetery, 1916 Martin Luther King Jr Ave, Knoxville, TN 37915, USA

The Rosary will be recited at Calvary Cemetery in Knoxville on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019 at 2 p.m. Reverend Ron Franco, CSP will lead the Rosary and will announce the names of those who have been buried during the last year.  Refreshments will be served.  In the event of inclement weather, the Rosary will be said at Immaculate Conception Church, …

Evening of Recollection for Men (in Spanish)

Emily Booker

When: October 31, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: St. Mary Church, 1291 E Madison Ave, Athens, TN 37303, USA

An Evening of Recollection consists of Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, examination of conscience, sacrament of reconciliation, personal prayer, a meditation based on the writings of St. Josemaría, and Benediction. A short talk on virtue concludes the evening. This event will take place in Spanish at St. Mary Church in Athens at 7 p.m. with Father Orr leading. For details, please …

Evening of Recollection for Men

Emily Booker

When: October 15, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Our Lady of Fatima, 858 Louisville Rd, Alcoa, TN 37701, USA

An Evening of Recollection consists of Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, examination of conscience, sacrament of reconciliation, personal prayer, a meditation based on the writings of St. Josemaría, and Benediction. A short talk on virtue concludes the evening. This event will take place at Our Lady of Fatima Church in Alcoa at 6:30 p.m. For details, please contact Dave Bender …

Evening of Recollection for Men

Emily Booker

When: October 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: St. Mary Church, 1291 E Madison Ave, Athens, TN 37303, USA

An Evening of Recollection consists of Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, examination of conscience, sacrament of reconciliation, personal prayer, a meditation based on the writings of St. Josemaría, and Benediction. A short talk on virtue concludes the evening. This event will take place at St. Mary Church in Athens at 7 p.m. with Father Orr leading. For details, please contact Greg …

Evening of Recollection for Men

Emily Booker

When: October 1, 2019 @ 6:45 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: St. Mary Church, 2211 E Lakeview Dr, Johnson City, TN 37601, USA

An Evening of Recollection consists of Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, examination of conscience, sacrament of reconciliation, personal prayer, a meditation based on the writings of St. Josemaría, and Benediction. A short talk on virtue concludes the evening. This event will take place at St. Mary Church in Johnson City at 6:45 p.m. with Father Dustin Collins leading. For details, …

Basilica Organ Recital

Emily Booker

When: September 29, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Where: Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul, 214 E 8th St, Chattanooga, TN 37402, USA

Part of the Basilica Sacred Music Concert Series, Dr. Sarah Harr will present an organ recital, “The Life and Legacy of Paul Manz: 1919 – 2019,” at the Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul in Chattanooga on Sunday, Sept. 29 at 5 p.m.

Requiem Concert by Gloria Dei Schola

Emily Booker

When: November 10, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Where: Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul, 214 E 8th St, Chattanooga, TN 37402, USA

Part of the Basilica Concert Series, the Gloria Dei Schola will give a choral concert at the Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul on Sunday, Nov. 10, at 5 p.m. The program is entitled “Requiem” and will include motets and selections from Faure’s Requiem with themes of death, mercy, and eternal life. Donations to benefit “Food for the Poor” will …