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Pasta & Bluegrass

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Join us for the 2016 Pasta and Bluegrass Festival (formerly known as the Pasta Cookoff) on Saturday, August 20th from 5:00-7:30pm at Central Baptist Bearden, 6300 Deane Hill Drive. Pasta & Bluegrass is a fun family festival with 16 competitive pasta tastings, including gluten free, vegetarian and vegan offerings, plus live bluegrass music and a kid’s carnival! Adults $10 and …

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Piers and Prayer

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Despite the snow and frigid weather, our Cathedral builders are nearing the completion of the 100th pier! As of January 22nd, 99 piers have been drilled out of the 111. What comes next? The Cathedral grade beams will be poured. In construction, a grade beam is a type of foundation system used to distribute the weight of a building. The …

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Covered Porch to Protect Current Cathedral

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Cathedral Construction Update – December 4, 2015 Site Work: Dirt removal on the Northside of campus is going very well despite the damp conditions. Very soon we will be able to install a new entrance from Erin Drive and new parking spots. Pier Drilling: Drilling will continue throughout December and excavation of the new Cathedral basement will begin soon. This …

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What’s Brewing at Sacred Heart?

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Announcing the new Fall menu at the Cathedral CAFE! Serving the warmth of Jesus Christ through education and spiritual growth.  Classes begin September 16th from 6:30-8:00pm at Sacred Heart Cathedral. Visit the CAFE webpage for course offerings and registration! Featured studies include: 1. The Catholic Faith Explained: Stunning video series that presents the BIG picture of the Catholic Faith. 2. The Mystery …

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A Bridge to the Future

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On June 17, 2015, the foundation was installed of the new bridge connecting the community to the forthcoming new Sacred Heart Cathedral. The three-lane bridge will be the “face” of the new cathedral’s campus, according to David Boettner, vicar general for the Diocese of Knoxville and rector of Sacred Heart Cathedral. “If you think about it, Christ is the bridge ...
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What Everybody Ought to Know About Groundbreaking Weekend

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This is a big, Catholic deal. Really! 12 Bishops and 3 Cardinals from across the nation are coming to Knoxville for the historic Groundbreaking of the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. The Diocese of Knoxville will mark the start of a new era on Sunday, April 19, 2015 when Bishop Richard F. Stika, Catholic leaders from around the …

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Cardinals, bishops, governor to take part in events celebrating the Sacred Heart Cathedral groundbreaking

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The celebration is just beginning and you can be a part of it all! ~ by Bill Brewer on April 8, 2015, East Tennessee Catholic What a month! April began with the holiest of weeks leading to Easter Sunday, but the celebration is just beginning. This month will go down in the annals of the Diocese of Knoxville as one …

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Long-Awaited Cathedral Project Begins

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The Sacred Heart Master Planning Committee was first formed in January 2013, and since that time, the committee has spent a great amount of time planning for the future facility needs of our parish and school. The Cathedral HOME Campaign officially kicked off in September 2014 in an effort to raise $10 million to fund construction of the new Cathedral, ...
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Jeff Cavins is Coming to Knoxville April 10-11

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Author and star of the popular “Quick Journey through the Bible” and “Great Adventure Bible” study series, Jeff Cavins, will speak on “Living the Gospel of the Family” at two great events on April 10 & 11 for men & women. Sister Timothea Elliott, RSM, Diocesan Director of the Office of Christian Formation, will also appear. The Women’s Reception will …