Confirmation and first Communion at Divine Mercy

Bill Brewer Catholic Church, News

Bishop Richard F. Stika has been giving the sacrament of confirmation at nearly every Diocese of Knoxville parish this spring. The sacrament was especially eagerly anticipated at one church, which held its first Mass of confirmation and first holy Communion. Divine Mercy Catholic Mission celebrated milestones for 21 of its youngest members June 15 as nine teens were confirmed and …

Eucharistic flash mob gathers in Market Square

Bill Brewer Catholic Church, News

It was a unique and inspiring display of faith on Market Square in downtown Knoxville May 30 when some 50 people took part in a Eucharistic flash mob in reverent adoration of the Holy Eucharist. One by one, the Catholic faithful gradually gathered before Father Aaron Wessman and knelt as he held a monstrance with the Holy Eucharist. As Father …