Volunteers Needed! (Altar Servers, Prayer Warriors, Meals on Wheels, Moving In Fr. Dennis)

St. Anthony parish needs your time and talents! Check out these ways to get involved in our parish over the coming weeks: We're in need of more altar servers, especially for Saturday evening Masses. This is open for children 4th grade and up, youth, and adults. Please contact Deacon Tom or Pat Finan if you … Continue reading Volunteers Needed! (Altar Servers, Prayer Warriors, Meals on Wheels, Moving In Fr. Dennis)

St. Anthony Grants for Charity Available

Each year our parish distributes funds through a grant process to support local charities. Charities that have received grants in the past include Neighbor Helping Neighbor, Helping Hands, Birthright, Impact Community Action, Crisis Intervention Services, Habitat for Humanity, Freedom for Youth, The Well, and HELP.  If you know of other charities which serve residents of Marion … Continue reading St. Anthony Grants for Charity Available

Thanksgiving Food Drive for Helping Hands

In lieu of the traditional Thanksgiving food baskets our parish has sponsored for people in need in our community, the Social Action Commission is again coordinating a food drive to benefit Helping Hands. We're seeking donations of peanut butter, canned chicken and hearty soups/stews (e.g. Progresso, Dinty Moore, canned ravioli), which are items that tend … Continue reading Thanksgiving Food Drive for Helping Hands

Birthright for Expectant Mothers

Birthright of Knoxville is hosting a Prenatal Support Circle on Wednesday, August 25th from 4-6 p.m. This gathering will feature Sarah Linnane and Mish Hall, birth doulas. All expectant mothers are encouraged to come connect, build friendships, and discover resources. Children are welcome! Snacks, friendships, and resources will be provided. Join us at Birthright, 111 … Continue reading Birthright for Expectant Mothers

Open Wide Our Hearts: Prayers to Heal Racial Division

In November 2018 the Catholic bishops of the United States released a pastoral letter against racism called, Open Wide Our Hearts. The letter is a powerful invitation for all the people of God to “face courageously the vice of racism, . . . reach out generously to the victims of this evil, to assist the conversion … Continue reading Open Wide Our Hearts: Prayers to Heal Racial Division