68th Annual Fall Festival

The 68th Saint Mary’s Annual Fall Festival is September 27th and 28th. The Spaghetti Supper and Auction will be Friday at 5 pm, and the festival proper will begin Saturday at 10 am. Pre-order T-shirts, Spaghetti Supper Tickets, wristbands for unlimited turns on the inflatables, and tickets for games & food. Accepting sponsors: contact Darcy Read more about 68th Annual Fall Festival[…]

Pastoral Council Elections: Candidate Biographies

UPDATE: Mike Barnes and Bill Olka were both elected to the PPC. May God bless their contributions to the council. MIKE BARNES: Hi, My name is Mike Barnes. I have been at St.Marys Parish for over 14 years when I converted to Catholicism. My wife, Tatjana, and I have 6 kids. They are all enthusiastic Read more about Pastoral Council Elections: Candidate Biographies[…]

Time Capsule

To conclude our 75th anniversary celebration, Father Shelton is asking key groups in our parish to write messages for parishioners to read during our 100th anniversary. The signed messages from these groups will then be placed into a time capsule to be opened in 2043. Each group will describe how they experience life in our Read more about Time Capsule[…]

Pathways of Belief Autumn Schedule

October 3rd: Discuss October’s book “Bored Again Catholic: How the Mass Could Save Your Life” October 17th: Pot-luck supper celebrating 60 years of Our lady of Oak Ridge October 24th: October’s movie “The 13th Day” October 31st: No gathering due to All Hallows Eve Mass November 7th: Presentation and Discussion: Who Is Saint Paul VI? Read more about Pathways of Belief Autumn Schedule[…]

60th Anniversary of the Dedication of Our Peace Statue

Bishop Adrian of Nashville dedicated our peace statue under the very special title “Our Lady of Oak Ridge” on October 12th, 1958 as a peaceful symbol of hope during both the international Cold War and the national movement against Jim Crow segregation. Next week on Wednesday evening (October 17th) we will gather together to celebrate Read more about 60th Anniversary of the Dedication of Our Peace Statue[…]