St. Mary Church, Oak Ridge

327 Vermont Avenue
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Pastor: Father Brent Shelton

Mass Times

Monday through Friday6:30 a.m., 8 a.m.
Wednesday6 p.m.
Saturday8 a.m.
Saturday Vigil5:30 p.m.
Sunday8 a.m. 10 a.m., noon, 2 p.m. (Spanish)

Mission statement

We strive to provide a strong religious community in which all will know, love, and serve our Lord. We will accomplish this goal through worship, education, social activities, and service to our local and world communities. We attempt to demonstrate a strong and loving parish that can reach out in God’s name to all people.

We rely on and trust in God’s presence within our faith communities and the community of Oak Ridge to guide us as we work together to establish God’s kingdom of peace.

Directions (Map)

From I-40 take Pellissippi Parkway exit 376 to Oak Ridge. Take a right onto Oak Ridge Turnpike, a left onto Rutgers Avenue, and a left onto Vermont Avenue. The church is on the left.

Sacramental information

Reconciliation: after the 8 a.m. Saturday Mass or by appointment
Matrimony: Contact a parish priest before setting a date. Couples must complete a four-month preparation period and should attend an Engaged Encounter Weekend.
Baptism: Scheduled after parents and, if possible, godparents have completed preparation classes. Call Deacon Gary Sega at 766-8392.
Anointing of the sick: Contact a priest if entering a hospital or confined to home.


School affiliation: St. Mary School, Oak Ridge

Sr. Marie Blanchette, OP, Principal
323 Vermont Avenue
Oak Ridge, TN 37830