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Please join us!

Our parish is located in the heart of the scenic East Tennessee, not far from Knoxville and the Great Smoky Mountains and only 15 minutes from the center of Tellico Village. Whether you are from this area or visiting, we welcome you to join us.

Mission: St. Thomas the Apostle is a Roman Catholic community centered in Faith and fully engaged in Evangelizing, Discipleship, Prayer and Worship that is functioning as a well-informed Parish Community.

www.sthomaslc.com

Masses

Saturday 5:00 PM 7:00 PM Spanish
Sunday 9:00 AM 11:30 AM
Daily 8:30 AM Mon - Fri
  9:00 AM Saturdays

 

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Select events are cross posted to the TellicoLife Calendar

 

 

 

 Sacraments

Anointing:  Please notify the parish office if you know anyone is seriously ill or in the hospital.  (We will not be notified by the hospital due to patient confidentiality).

Baptism: Arranged by appointment.

Confirmation: Requires 1 year study and one retreat.

Marriage: Requires a minimum 6 month notice. 

Penance: Tuesday at 6:00 PM, Saturdays from 3:30 - 4:30 or You may also call the parish office to make an appointment (865) 986-9885


IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR OUR TELLICO VILLAGE PARISHIONERS

New to Tellico Village?  

We welcome you to St. Thomas and hope that you will soon feel like a part of our community of faith.   If you are visiting with us or have not registered at the parish, we would love to get to know you better!
  • You may stop in the office to register or pick up a registration form in church, or even register online (click here).
  • Or if you would like to just learn more from a member of our Welcome Committee, please contact [email protected]
  • If you have recently registered and have not heard from our Welcome Committee, please contact Deacon Dave Pecot at [email protected] 
The Welcome Committee's mission is not only to help you to know about St. Thomas but to also help you feel to like St. Thomas is your home and an extension of your family.

Ministry to those in home or care facilities: 

  • Please help us be attentive to those who are ill, homebound or in the hospital. 
  • Either the patient or a family member must notify the parish. 
  • Communion can be brought to the home or health-care facility by calling Bob at 865-458-4550.

 

Monthly Mass at The Neighborhood at Tellico Village

  • An invitation is extended to parishioners to attend. 
  • Masses are the 3rd Wednesday at 10:30 AM, celebrated by one of our priests. 

Ministries

  • St. Thomas is a very active parish with many opportunities for spiritual growth, social interaction, and volunteer ministry.  Becoming active in ministry or volunteering is one of the best ways to participation in the community of St. Thomas.
  • Please click here to see the individual ministry tabs for more information. We hope that you will find an area that interests you and that your find fulfilling.

 COME EXPLORE CATHOLICISM

Do you have a family member or friend who is interested in becoming Catholic? The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) is a ministry for those who are not baptized or who have been baptized in another faith tradition and wish to learn more about and possibly enter the Catholic Church. We have an ongoing Inquiry Class every Monday evening at 6:30pm in Room 118, downstairs in the Parish Family Life Center. We also have a class every Sunday morning from 10:15am to 11:15am, also in Room 118. For more information, call Deacon John Krepps, 469-0604, or  [email protected]


PRIESTS:

Pastor:  Fr. Doug Owens, ext 13
[email protected]

Associate Pastor: Fr. Julian Cardona, ext 18
[email protected]

PARISH OFFICE: 

865-986-9885

Hours: 

Mon - Thurs 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Closed 12:00 - 12:30 for lunch
Fri 9:00 AM - Noon

 www.sthomaslc.com or Contact Us


Our most prominent events are posted to the TellicoLife Calendar under Category: Faith and Search: St Thomas
All events can be found on the St Thomas Parish Calendar


 

Bookmark this page as:  www.tellicolife.org/st-thomas-catholic-church

Created:  December 10, 2017
Last Updated: April 18, 2018