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Diocese of

Knoxville

United States United States

Continent: North America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Ecclesiastical Province: Louisville

Neighbouring Dioceses: Atlanta (↓), Birmingham (↙), Nashville (←), Louisville (↖), Lexington (↑), Richmond (↗), Charlotte (→)

Address: Chancery, 805 Northshore Dr. SW, Knoxville, TN 37919, United States

Phone: +1 (865) 584-3307

Websites: LinkTwitter Feed

History

  • 1988.05.27: Established as Diocese of Knoxville / Knoxvillen(sis) (Latin) (from Diocese of Nashville)

Special Churches

All Churches (52)

Atlanta (↓), Birmingham (↙), Nashville (←), Louisville (↖), Lexington (↑), Richmond (↗), Charlotte (→)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2009.01.12 – ...):Bishop Richard Frank Stika (57)Bishop Richard Frank Stika (57)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Knoxville (Roman Rite)

Twitter Feed Bishop Richard Frank Stika (57)Bishop Richard Frank Stika (57)
(2009.01.12 – ...)

Bishop of Knoxville (United States)

Jesu confido in te

Born:1957.07.04 (United States)
Ordained Priest:1985.12.14
Consecrated Bishop:2009.03.19

Bishop of Knoxville (United States) (2009.01.12 – ...)

Twitter Feed Archbishop Joseph Edward Kurtz (68)Bishop Joseph Edward Kurtz (68) (later Archbishop)
(1999.10.26 – 2007.06.12)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Louisville (United States)
President of United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

Hope in the Lord

Born:1946.08.18 (United States)
Ordained Priest:1972.03.18
Consecrated Bishop:1999.12.09

Bishop of Knoxville (United States) (1999.10.26 – 2007.06.12)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Louisville (United States) (2007.06.12 – ...)

Vice-President of United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (2010.11.16 – 2013.11.14)

President of United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (2013.11.14 – ...)

Bishop Anthony Joseph O’Connell
(1988.05.27 – 1998.11.12)

Born:1938.05.10 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1963.03.30
Consecrated Bishop:1988.09.08
Died:2012.05.04 († 73)

Bishop of Knoxville (United States) (1988.05.27 – 1998.11.12)

Bishop of Palm Beach (United States) (1998.11.12 – 2002.03.13)


as of 2014.08.22

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