Mass Times and Directions



8:05 am | 12:00 pm


8:05 am Mass | 5:00 pm (Vigil)


7:30 am | 9:00 am | 11:00 am | 1:00 pm Spanish

Polish: 3:00 pm (First Sunday of Every Month)

Korean: 7:00 pm (1st & 3rd Saturday of the Month)

Tagalog: 3:00 pm (2nd Sunday of the Month)


Every Wednesday from 5:30 pm-6:30 pm


Every Wednesday from 5:30 pm-6:30 pm & Saturdays from 8:45 am-9:30 am


Every Friday at 3:00 pm

*When traveling, use this convenient website to find Mass times near you.

Thanksgiving Day

November 24th: 9:00 am Mass. Please bring bread and wine for your Thanksgiving meal to be blessed , NO NOON MASS

Immaculate Conception 

12/7: Vigil Mass at 6:00 pm, 12/8: 8:05 am, Noon, 6:00 pm, 7:30 pm (Spanish)

Our Lady of Guadalupe

12/12: 5:00 am Mañanitas, 6:00 pm Rosary, 7:00 pm Our Lady of Guadalupe Mass

Christmas Eve Mass

December 24th: 3:30 pm Children’s Pageant, 4:00 pm Mass, 6:00 pm Mass, 9:00 pm Mass (Spanish), 11:30 pm Musical Prelude, 12:00 am Midnight Mass

Christmas Day Mass

December 25th: 9:00 am Mass, 11:00 am Mass, & 1:00 pm Mass (Spanish)

New Year’s Eve 

8:05 am Daily Mass & 5:00 pm Vigil Mass

New Year’s Day

1/1: 7:30 am Mass, 9:00 am Mass, 11:00 am Mass, 1:00 pm Mass (Spanish), and 3:00 pm Mass (Polish)


Child Care

Childcare during Sunday Masses for parents, who wish to use it, is now available again. We will use room 840, which is the current two-year-old room. This room may be accessed from the playground side of the preschool.

Parents will be able to enter the classroom, sign their child in, meet the staff and leave a contact number in case of emergency. The nursery will be open on Sundays from 8:30-12:30. There is no charge for this service.

For more information, please contact our preschool director, Barbara Alfaras, at [email protected]


8:05 am
6:00 pm
7:30 pm (Spanish)


Polish Mass: 3:00 pm first Sunday of each month

Filipino Mass
: 3:00 pm second Sunday of each month

Korean Mass: 
7:00 pm third Saturday of each month


Sacred Heart Cathedral is centrally located in West Knoxville at 711 S. Northshore Drive in the heart of the Bearden community.


From the West:

Take I-40 East, exit at Papermill Road/Northshore Drive. Follow the sign to Northshore Drive. Stay straight through the light at Kingston Pike and travel a half-mile. Sacred Heart Cathedral will be on your right just past Baum Drive.


From the East: 

Take I-40 West and take the Papermill Road exit and turn left onto Papermill at the light. Take a left at the next light onto Northshore Drive. Follow Northshore Drive through Kingston Pike and Baum Drive lights. CMSHJ will be on the right.


Parking is available on the Southside of campus behind the gym and the upper Chancery lot. On the Northside, use the new lot by the school entrance canopy and designated businesses along Erin Drive such as People’s Bank and Emert, Mitchell & Hill.

Handicapped access is available in the North and South lots adjacent to the cathedral for ease of entry through the side doors.

Golf cart shuttles are available to and from the church.


January 1
Solemnity of Mary, the Holy Mother of God (Holy Day of Obligation)

January 2
The Epiphany of the Lord

March 2
Ash Wednesday

April 10
Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord

April 14
Holy Thursday

April 15
Friday of the Passion of the Lord (Good Friday)

April 16
Holy Saturday

April 17
Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord

April 24
Divine Mercy Sunday

May 26
The Ascension of the Lord (Holy Day of Obligation)

June 5
Pentecost Sunday

June 24
The Most Sacred Heart of Jesus

August 15
The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

November 1
Solemnity of All Saints (Holy Day of Obligation)

November 2
The Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed (All Souls’ Day)

December 8
The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Holy Day of Obligation)

December 12
Our Lady of Guadalupe

December 25
The Nativity of the Lord/Christmas (Holy Day of Obligation)

See the full Liturgical Year HERE.