Cumberland Mountain Deanery calendar

Father Bede Aboh, pastor of St. Mary Parish in Oak Ridge, is celebrating the 25th anniversary of his ordination at the 11 a.m. Mass on Sunday, Aug. 17. Bishop Richard F. Stika will concelebrate. A reception will follow Mass in the family life center. Contact the parish office for more information at 865-482-2875.

A Remote Area Medical clinic is scheduled for Sept. 21-22 at First Baptist Church in Clinton. St. Therese Church will be supporting the medical mission by providing 30 six-packs of Coca Cola bottled drinks for the volunteers staffing the clinic. RAM is a traveling clinic that provides free medical, dental, and vision services to patients seeking care. For more information on the clinic, visit