St. Therese Parish reaches out to the Handmaids

Bill Brewer Catholic Church, Diocese of Knoxville, News

As the Handmaids of the Precious Blood continue to pray for the Diocese of Knoxville and for priests around the world from their new home in New Market, Tenn., parishes around the diocese are reaching out to the nuns to assist in any way they can. Father Julius Abuh, parochial administrator of St. Therese Parish in Clinton, spent Labor Day …

Handmaids of the Precious Blood mark first anniversary in Diocese of Knoxville

Bill Brewer Catholic Church, News, Vocations

The Diocese of Knoxville is extending warm wishes for a happy anniversary to the Handmaids of the Precious Blood as the cloistered community of women religious marks its first year in residence at the Christ Prince of Peace Retreat Center in Benton. Bishop Richard F. Stika marked the May 6 anniversary by celebrating Mass with the Handmaids in Benton. Bishop …