Archbishop Fabre to Celebrate Mass at Holy Ghost

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Archbishop Shelton Fabre, apostolic administrator for the Diocese of Knoxville, is scheduled to celebrate Mass for the Smoky Mountain Deanery at Holy Ghost on August 16, 2023 at 7:00pm. All are welcome! For more information on this and other deanery Masses, visit the diocesan website.

Register Now for RCIA and CCD Classes!

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Plans: Online registration now available In Person Registration – all Masses Aug 20 and Aug 27, 2023 RCIA begins September 6, 2023, at Saint Joseph School 6:30 pm; additional classes TBD on Sundays beginning September 10, 2023 9:30 – 11:15 am Holy Ghost Church Confirmation begins September 6, 2023 at 6: 30 pm – 7:30 pm Fidelis and Fraternis begins …

Brown Scapular Investiture on Sunday

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There is a brown scapular investiture this Sunday, July 16, following the Latin Mass. Sunday, July 16th is the glorious feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel. Immediately following Mass will be an investiture in the brown scapular. All those who have not been previously invested are invited to kneel at the altar rail to be clothed with the scapular. …

Bishop Stika Announces Retirement

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Bishop Richard F. Stika, the longest-serving bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Knoxville, has announced he is retiring from the post he has held since 2009. “I recently sent a letter to the Holy Father, Pope Francis, asking him to grant my petition to retire as the bishop of this great diocese,” Bishop Stika said. “I am grateful that …

Confirmation Photos

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Photos from Confirmation with Bishop Stika, compliments of Jim Richmond, can be viewed and downloaded from Google Photos.

Parish Picnic Photos

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Photos from our parish picnic, compliments of Jim Richmond, can be viewed and downloaded from Google Photos.  

May Crowning 2023

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Photos compliments of Jim Richmond. Click image below to go to album on Google Photos.

Victoria Orr Memorial Mass on May 4 in Athens

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A Memorial Mass for Victoria Orr, Fr. John Orr’s mother, will be offered at 1:00 PM at St. Mary’s Catholic, 1291 E Madison Ave, Athens, on May 4, 2023. Bishop Stika will be the celebrant. All are welcome. Victoria Orr’s obituary

Easter Vigil 2023

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Photos from the Easter Vigil Mass, complements of Jim Richmond. View and download any or all of them from Google Photos.