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 …

Reflection On Orders and the Church Over Pizza

David Oatney Priesthood, Vocations

Regulars here at Life At 25 may recall that I wrote a post on pastoral humility which featured Father Erik Richtsteig as part of a post on “Two Lessons in Humility” with regard to the way that Father Erik handled himself and cared for his shell-shocked flock after a shooting which took place at his parish, St. James the Just, …