Immaculate Conception Church restores murals, ceiling

Stephanie Richer Catholic Church, News

Immaculate Conception’s restored murals make a holy impression It is 1910, and Knoxville has come through the Civil War to prosper among the cities of the south, its industry and wholesale markets helped by the local East Tennessee, Virginia, & Georgia Railway — a railroad that also brought to Knoxville Irish immigrants and with them, their Catholic faith. The growth …