The Diocese of Knoxville’s program is ongoing, with child-protection seminars offered regularly throughout East Tennessee.


To register, visit the Virtus website and click Registration in the left frame. The three-hour seminars, titled “Protecting God’s Children,” are required for parish and school employees and regular volunteers in contact with children or vulnerable adults and recommended for parents and grandparents. The training is offered free of charge.


Once completed please bring documentation to either Lynette Currie or Louann Lawrence in the Parish office.

St. Joseph Catholic Church

3425 Andersonville Highway (TN61)

P.O. Box 387

Norris, TN  37828

Office Hours:

Tues, Wed, Thur 8:30 - 12:30

© 2016  St. Joseph Catholic Church

St. Joseph Catholic Community strives to strengthen the Kingdom of God through our worship, service to others, spiritual growth and evangelization. We are a family-oriented, welcoming community, with Christ as our focus. We participate with and support the greater community in works that encourage strong families and community development. Our growing family includes all age groups, caring for each other's needs.

Mission Statement