Epiphany Gala Tickets

Deacon Scott Maentz Parish News

Join us for our Epiphany Gala at St. Joseph School on Saturday, January 8 from 5:30-9pm. All adult parishioners are invited. The gala will include a silent auction benefiting Holy Ghost, with cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and live music. We are asking you to consider donating a themed basket for the silent auction. See the flyer to the right for information …

The Synod Survey

Deacon Scott Maentz Parish News

The Diocese of Knoxville received a Vatican directive in September that set into motion a process that may be unmatched in recent Church history and will culminate in the XVI Ordinary General Assembly of Bishops led by Pope Francis in Rome in 2023. Pope Francis announced that the worldwide Church is invited to participate in a Synod on synodality. The …

Christmas Market Photos

Deacon Scott Maentz Home page, Parish News

Thank you to all the vendors and shoppers who came out for Holy Ghost’s 1st Annual Christmas Market at St. Joseph School. There were so many beautiful Christmas items on display! View, download and enjoy the photos.

FORMED: A gift for you from Holy Ghost

Deacon Scott Maentz Parish News

The clergy and staff of Holy Ghost have a special gift for you: A free subscription to Formed, offering hundreds of solidly orthodox, high-quality Catholic content. Produced by the Augustine Institute, Formed has excellent programing for the whole family, in both English and Spanish. Here’s what you’ll find on Formed: The best in Catholic movies, children’s programming, audio dramas, and …

Bishop Stika’s Letter on Traditionis Custodes

Deacon Scott Maentz Parish News

Download PDF Fr. David Carter’s homily on Traditionis Custodes Father David Carter, pastor and rector of the Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul in Chattanooga, addresses the celebration of the Latin Mass following recent restrictions imposed by Pope Francis on July 16.

Update on Repairs to the Old Church and New Security Measures

Deacon Scott Maentz Parish News

On Tuesday, June 29, Fr. Bill sent an email update on planned repairs to the old church and new security measures at the church. If you are not subscribed to his email list, which he uses sparingly to distribute important news and other information, you can subscribe here. Here is the text of Father’s email: Dear Friends in Christ, This …

Festival choir to launch in time for the Solemnity of the Assumption

Mary C. Weaver Music and liturgy, Music for Mass, Parish News

We’re launching a festival choir to help us celebrate special feasts of the liturgical year with greater joy and solemnity. This choir–open to singers ages 12 and up (preferably those who can read music)–will join with the parish’s other choirs to sing some of the music at the primary English Mass (ordinary form) and the Latin Mass (extraordinary form) for …

Parish Picnic Photos

Deacon Scott Maentz Parish News, Parish Photos

This year’s parish picnic was wonderful. Father Bill wanted to share this message with everyone: “It was wonderful to see such a great turnout our Pentecost Parish Picnic (200+).  Thank you to all who worked to make it such a great success!” -Fr. Bill Here are Jim Richmond’s photos for you to enjoy.