Holy Ghost Church

111 Hinton Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37917-6459

Pastor: Father Bill McNeeley

Mass Times

Monday - Friday6:30 a.m., 8 a.m.
Saturday8 a.m.
Sunday8 a.m., 10 a.m.
noon (Latin - Extraordinary Form),
5 p.m., 7 p.m. (Spanish)

Directions (Map)

From I-275, take exit 1A (Baxter Avenue East). Leaving the exit ramp, go east down the hill, cross the railroad tracks, and go up the hill through the first traffic light. At the second light, turn right onto Central Street. The church is in the middle of the block on the right.

Sacramental information

Reconciliation: Sunday: 45 minutes before each Mass; 1st Saturday: 7:15-7:45 a.m. and 8:35 a.m. until finished; Mon.-Fri. 7-7:45 a.m. Matrimony: Contact the church at least four months in advance; attendance at an Engaged Encounter weekend is required. Baptism: Parent preparation required; classes are held from 2 to 4:30 p.m. on the second Sunday of January, April, July, and October. Anointing of the sick: 4 p.m. on the first Sunday of February and August. Benediction follows at 4:45 p.m.


School Affiliation – St. Joseph School


Mission statement

The mission of St. Joseph School is to teach and nurture the Catholic faith and a love of learning. Our calling is to encourage each student to express the Gospel message in word and action, to be a lifelong learner, and to be a responsible member of both the Catholic community and society as a whole. The faculty, staff, and community are committed to promoting mutual respect for each individual in our unique and diverse population. Together we work to develop the spiritual, academic, social, emotional, and physical potential of each student. Motto: All I do today, dear Lord, I offer up to you.

Directions  (Map)

From I-75: Take exit 108 (Merchants Road). Go east on Merchants Road, over the railroad tracks, as Merchants Road becomes Cedar Lane. Drive about one and a half miles, and at the second school sign (with lights) you will see the back of the school on your left. Turn left onto Montrose; the school parking lot is on the left.