Five Rivers Deanery calendar

St. Mary Parish in Johnson City is hosting “Tell All Souls About My Mercy,” a dramatic presentation based on the writings of St. Faustina Kowalska by Dave and Joan Maroney, a couple affiliated with the Marian Fathers of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary based in Stockbridge, Mass. It is scheduled for 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2, followed by a holy hour concluding with benediction. The presentation is open to the public. For more information, call the church office at 423-282-6367. Visit for more information about the Mother of Mercy Messengers.

Father Bruce Nieli, CSP, a Paulist missionary, will present “Responding to the Spirit with Pope Francis and St. Francis” at Holy Trinity Church in Jefferson City from 7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 6-8. Father Nieli will also preach at the Masses on Saturday, Oct. 4, and Sunday, Oct. 5, and at the 9 a.m. Masses on Oct. 6-8. Confessions will be heard before each evening of the mission beginning at 5:30 p.m. For more information, contact the parish office at 865-471-0347 or Marlene Yurick at For further information on Father Nieli’s presentation, contact Eileen Mundelein at 303-519-6286.