Church leaders meet in support of Amendment 1

Dan McWilliams Catholic Church, Diocese of Knoxville, News

More than 20 Knoxville-area pastors and church leaders voiced their support for the passage of Amendment 1 during a press conference Oct. 23 at West Park Baptist Church in Knoxville. Leading the press conference were senior pastor Sam Polson of West Park Baptist; pastor Brian Truog of Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church in Loudon; pastor Cecil Clark of True Vine …

Bishop affirms support for Amendment One

Bishop Richard Stika News

By Bishop Richard F. Stika Published by the Knoxville News Sentinel October 19, 2014   For a number of months now, I have urged all men and women of our community to support life by voting yes on Amendment One on Election Day.  The importance of your yes vote can’t be understated. Amendment One is a pro-life amendment that would …

Marches for life draw large crowds

Bill Brewer Catholic Church, News

Pro-life efforts took center stage nationally and locally Jan. 22 and Jan. 26 as annual March for Life rallies took place in Washington, D.C., and Knoxville following the fourth annual Rosary For Life. Groups from the Diocese of Knoxville traveled to the nation’s capital for the Jan. 22 March for Life rally and a large Mass accompanying it and were …