Approved Ministries List

Organization Definition

Ministry – A ministry is any service organization at the parish or diocesan level approved as such by the pastor.  A ministry has permission to schedule events and use the parish facilities outside of the fee structure. The lists of approved ministries are:

•    CCD
•    Confirmation Teams
•    Contemporary Choir (11:00)
•    Cursillo
•    ENDOW
•    Extraordinary Ministers of the Blessed Sacrament
•    Filipino Community
•    Guild Presidents
•    Haiti
•    Hispanic Choir (1:00pm)
•    Hispanic Extraordinary Ministers of the Blessed Sacrament
•    Hispanic Lectors
•    Hispanic Ushers
•    Hispanic Young Adults
•    John XXIII Retreat Group
•    Knights of Columbus
•    Korean Community
•    Ladies of Charity
•    Lectors
•    MASH
•    Parish Staff
•    Parish Faculty
•    Parish Council of Catholic Women (PCCW)
•    RCIA
•    Scouting
•    Stephen Ministries
•    St. Joseph’s Society
•    Traditional Choir (9:00)
•    Usher
•    Youth Ministry
Community Organization

A community organization is any service organization not directly affiliated with Sacred Heart Cathedral Parish.  Examples might include:  Junior League, Knoxville Youth Sports, AAU basketball, and Honor Air.

Private Reception
  • Private Reception (Sacramental) is any event revolving around the celebration of the sacraments.
  • Private Reception (Non-Sacramental) is any event revolving around personal celebrations. Examples might include birthdays, family holiday celebrations, sports banquets, and corporate meetings.