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The 140th Knights of Columbus Supreme Convention kicked off with an Opening Concert and Annual Awards Session Monday, Aug. 1, at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville. The Sewell family of Douglasville, Georgia, were named the International Family of the Year during the Awards Session. Family patriarch Robert Sewell of the Saint John Paul II Council 10821 has been a knight for 15 years.

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International Family of the Year, Blessed McGivney Medal recipients announced

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Bishop J. Mark Spalding, along with his brother bishops and priests from around the world, celebrated Mass Tuesday, Aug. 2, at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center, to officially open the 140th annual Knights of Columbus Supreme Convention. Bishop Spalding, joined by his fellow bishops, prayers over the bread and wine during the Eucharistic Prayer.

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‘Be true pastors in our world’

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Read more about the article Dozens of new teachers welcomed to diocesan schools [Photo Gallery]
Bishop J. Mark Spalding celebrated Mass for the new teachers at Catholic schools in the Diocese of Nashville on Friday, July 22. The Mass started the day-long orientation for the new teachers held at the Catholic Pastoral Center.

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’My prayer for you is to be the bearer of Good News’

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Read more about the article Diocese of Nashville marks its 185th anniversary with Mass [Photo Gallery]
Bishop J. Mark Spalding, in honor of the 185th anniversary of the Diocese of Nashville, celebrated a special Mass Thursday, July 28, at the Cathedral of the Incarnation. Bishop Spalding elevates the now consecrated Body of Christ.

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’We thank God for where we are, we ask God to lead us into our future’

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Several seminarians of the Diocese of Nashville were the featured guests at the Catholic Business League meeting on Thursday, July 14, at the Cathedral of the Incarnation. Seminarians Justin Farr and Francisco Castillo talked about their assignments this summer. The seminarians who attended the meeting included (from left) Joseph Ngo, Deacon Augustine Mang, Tylor Starkey, Justin Farr, Reed Robinson, Juan Hernandez and Francisco Castillo.

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Seminarians Justin Farr and Francisco Castillo talked about their assignments this summer.

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Read more about the article Summer fun at Camp Marymount [Photo Gallery]
The three-week girls session at Camp Marymount in Fairview came to an end on Friday, July 1. The girls enjoyed a wide variety of activities at Camp Marymount, a Catholic summer camp that draws campers from several states. Campers tow Counselor in Training Nora Fenelon into the shore during a water sports session at the camp.

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’I just like the whole atmosphere’

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Read more about the article Support for seminarians is the ‘work of God’ [Photo Gallery]
Five hundred people attended the 13th annual Seminarian Education Dinner and Auction on Tuesday, May 24, at Our Lady of the Lake Church in Hendersonville. It was the first time in three years that the event was held in-person. Money raised at the event helps pay the cost of educating the Diocese of Nashville's seminarians. Father Austin Gilstrap, director of vocations, presented the seminarians during the dinner.

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'Participate fully and actively in every way that we help our seminarians’: Bishop Spalding

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Aquinas College brought it's year-long celebration of the 60th anniversary of its founding to a close with a picnic for alumni, faculty, staff, students, and friends on Saturday, May 14. Sister Jean Marie, OP, greets a former staffer at the college.

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Sending witnesses for 60 years

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