St Michael the Archangel youth help hurricane victims

Emily Booker News

Twelve members of St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Mission youth group—Elena Orozco, Chris Andrade, Zayra Andrade, Tanya and Samantha Chavez, Andrea Lopez, Aaron Manzanares, Daniel Meza, Fernanda Murillo, Luz Perez, Bernice Luquin, Fernanda Ruiz-Yin—gave up their fall break to travel to Naples, Fla., to help with Hurricane Irma recovery efforts. Overseeing the group, and working with them were Kathy O’Brien, …

Adoration and Ordination

David Oatney Blog: Life at 25, Diocese of Knoxville, Priesthood, Vocations

Yesterday, I had the great honor to be on Market Square for a public adoration of the Blessed Sacrament with many of our active young people from around the Diocese of Knoxville. This adoration took the form of a Eucharistic “flash mob,” whose members came as ordinary people milling about the square, with only the news of what was going …

Conquest youth spread their message across diocese

Bill Brewer Catholic Church, Christian Formation, News, Parishes, Schools, Young Adult Ministry, Youth Ministry

More than 20 middle school students at St. Mary in Oak Ridge have joined together on a common mission of faith, with a goal of spreading their work to other Diocese of Knoxville schools. Part of the goal of St. Mary’s Conquest group was realized recently when they gave a presentation to Bishop Richard F. Stika called “United in Prayer: …

Battle in the Ridge Dodgeball Tournament

New for this year is a great opportunity for high school youth groups to come together for fun and fellowship while raising money for a good cause. This event is open to all high school age students in all parishes of the diocese. All money raised through entrance fees will go to the chaity of choice of the winning team. …