Hundreds turn out for Knoxville March for Life

Bill Brewer Diocese of Knoxville, News

Hundreds of pro-life supporters, including many East Tennessee Catholics, turned out for a rally and the annual March for Life sponsored by the Knox County chapter of Tennessee Right to Life. Nearly 500 people attended the rally Jan. 24 at the Tennessee Amphitheatre on the World’s Fair site, and more than 400 marched several blocks to a Clinch Avenue abortion …

October Baby film inspires pro-life supporters across diocese

Bill Brewer Catholic Church, News

CHATTANOOGA — The breakthrough film October Baby is having a lasting impact on pro-life activities in the Diocese of Knoxville. The film, released in 2011, is the story of a young woman who learns she was almost aborted as a baby in the womb. She then journeys to understand the circumstances of her birth and to find her birthmother. The …