St. John Neumann Church

633 St. John Court
Knoxville, TN 37934

Pastor: Father Joe Reed
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Mass Times

Monday & Friday8:10 a.m.
Tuesday & Thursday7 a.m., 8:10 a.m.
Wednesdaynoon, 6 p.m.
Saturday8:05 a.m.
Saturday Vigil4:30 p.m.
Sunday8:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 6 p.m.

Mission statement

Inspired by Jesus Christ, we proclaim that our mission is to live fully the Gospel message as a Christian people and to provide opportunities for people to realize their spiritual potential through worship, education, fellowship, and ministries of value. As an active and united Catholic community, we commit our stewardship of time, gift, and sacrifice to the building of God’s kingdom on earth.

Directions  (Map)

From I-40/I-75 West take Campbell Station Road exit 373. Turn right on Grigsby Chapel Road. Turn right on St. John Court.

Sacramental information

Reconciliation: 5-5:50 p.m. on Wednesdays, 3-4:20 p.m. on Saturdays, and by appointment
Matrimony: Four-month preparation period, including four working meetings with a priest or deacon and an Engaged Encounter Weekend required. A date may be set at the second meeting with the priest or deacon.
Baptism: Scheduled by appointment with one of the priests or deacons. Parents must attend a preparation class if they have not attended one in the past three years. The class may be attended at another parish. Call Quent or Diane Below at 865-675-3623 to register for the class.
Anointing of the sick: Notify a priest as soon as serious illness is diagnosed or serious injury occurs.

Religious education

Kindergarten through grade five: 9:35 to 10:20 a.m. Sunday
Grades six through 10: 7:00 to 8:15 p.m. Wednesday
RCIA: 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday

Youth ministry

During the school year senior high youth meet from 7 to 9 p.m. Sundays in the Youth House; during the summer they meet from 6 to 10 p.m. The evening includes a meal, activities, and prayer.


School affiliation: St. John Neumann School

Bill Derbyshire, Principal
625 St. John Court
Knoxville, TN 37934-1555

Mission statement

The mission of St. John Neumann School is to serve others, journey in faith, and nurture individual excellence.

Vision statement

St. John Neumann School will foster true discipleship of Christ by inspiring students to develop and utilize their gifts to the highest potential, forming responsible participants in an increasingly diverse world.

Directions  (Map)

St. John Neumann School is located on a 42-acre site at 625 St. John Court in Prestwick Place subdivision. St. John Court intersects Grigsby Chapel Road about 1.3 miles from the intersection of Campbell Station Road and Grigsby Chapel Road. The grounds include a soccer field, a baseball diamond, and a playground.

From I-40/75: Take exit 373 (Campbell Station Road) and turn right at the first traffic light. Stay on Grigsby Chapel Road. After passing Chase Circle twice, take the next right onto St. John Court. The school is on the left; enter at the second driveway.