A priestly vocation takes a worldwide journey

Russia native Father Valentin Iurochkin learns diocesan life in East Tennessee  By Gabrielle Nolan The word “catholic” means “universal,” and one priest who exemplifies this universal faith is Father Valentin Iurochkin, IVE, the current parochial vicar at the Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul in Chattanooga. Father Iurochkin, 29, is …