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Episcopal parishes throughout East Tennessee hold special services for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Epiphany. We hope you find a congregation to join in celebrating the special moments of the holiday season.

  • Upper East Area (Johnson City, Kingsport, Bristol, Elizabethton, Greeneville)

    Christmas

    St. James, Greeneville, TN – 107 West Church Street, Greeneville, TN

    Tuesday, December 25, 5:00 pm, Christmas Pageant Service

    St. John’s, Johnson City – 500 North Roan Street, Johnson City, TN

    Sunday, December 22, 5:00 pm, A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols with Reception
    Tuesday, December 24, 4:00 pm, Christmas Eve Eucharist with Children’s Homily
    Tuesday, December 24, 11:00 pm, Midnight Mass with Incense and Organ/Choral Prelude
    Wednesday, December 25, 10:00 am, Christmas Day Service

    St. Paul’s, Kingsport, TN – 161 East Ravine Rd. Kingsport, TN

    Sunday, December 8, 2:00 pm, Downtown Churches’ Christmas and Advent Open House
    Tuesday, December 24, 5:00 pm, Full Choral Eucharist
    Tuesday, December 24, 5:00 pm, Eucharist with Christmas Carols

    St. Thomas, Elizabethton, TN – 815 East Second Street, Elizabethton, TN

    Sunday, December 1, 11:00 am, Laying of Wreath, St. Andrew & All Celts
    Sunday, December 1, 6:00 pm, Appalachian Evensong with Lessons and Carols
    Wednesday, December 11, Maria Guadalupe
    Sunday, December 22, 11:00 am, Children’s Blessing of the Manger and Santa Claus
    Tuesday, December 24, 11:00 pm, Christmas Midnight Mass

    New Years/Epiphany

    St. John’s, Johnson City – 500 North Roan Street, Johnson City, TN

    Sunday, January 5, 10:30 am, Epiphany Pageant

  • Upper West Area (Rugby, LaFollette)

    Christmas

    Christ Church, Rugby, TN – 1332 Rugby Parkway Rugby, TN

    Saturday, December 7, 4:00 pm, Christmas in Rugby: Lessons and Carols
    Saturday, December 14, 4:00 pm, Christmas in Rugby: Lessons and Carols

    New Years/Epiphany

  • Middle Area (Knoxville, Morristown, Maryville, Loudon, Oak Ridge, Crossville, Athens, Sevierville)

    Christmas

    Church of the Ascension – 800 S. Northshore Dr. Knoxville, TN

    Tuesday, December 3, 7:30 pm, Webb Madrigal Singers
    Thursday, December 5, 2:00 pm, Music for Seniors
    Thursday, December 5, 7:00 pm, West High School Christmas Concert
    Sunday, December 8, 5:30 pm,
    Advent Lessons and Carols
    Tuesday, December 17, 6:00 pm, Episcopal School of Knoxville Christmas Concert
    Wednesday, December 18, 5:30 pm, A Grace-Filled Christmas
    Tuesday, December 24, 5:00, 8:00, and 11:00 pm,
     Christmas Eve services with music preceding each service.
    Wednesday, December 25, 10:00 am, Christmas Day service

    Church of the Good Samaritan – 425 North Cedar Bluff Rd. Knoxville, TN

    Click here to download the Good Sam Holiday Guide

    Sunday, December 1, 9:45 am, Advent Wreath Making
    Wednesday, December 4, 6:00 pm, Webb Madrigal Singers and Pot Luck Dinner
    Saturday, December 7, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm, Quiet Day with Rara Schlitt
    Sunday, December 8, Good Sam Goes Caroling (After the 11:00 am Service)
    Sunday, December 22, 5:30 pm, Nativity Pageant
    Tuesday, December 24, 5:00 pm, Family Eucharist
    Tuesday, December 24, 10:30 pm, Festive Eucharist with Musical Prelude
    Wednesday, December 25, 10:00 am, Christmas Day Eucharist

    Church of the Resurrection – 917 Pond Rd. Loudon, TN

    Each Wednesday in Advent (December 3, 10, 17), Advent Evening Prayer

    St. Elizabeth’s, Farragut – 110 Sugarwood Dr., Farragut, TN

    Tuesday, December 24, 5:30 pm, Christmas Eve Family Service
    Tuesday, December 24, 10:30 pm,
    Christmas Eve Service (Choral Prelude at 10:15 pm)
    Wednesday, December 25, 10:00 am,
     Christmas Day Service

    St. James, Knoxville – 1101 N. Broadway, Knoxville, TN

    Sunday, December 8, St. James ECW Christmas Marketplace and Bake Sale
    Wednesday, December 18, 6:05 pm,
    Annual Spaghetti Dinner (Who doesn’t love a church spaghetti dinner?)
    Tuesday, December 24, 4:00 pm,
    Christmas Eve Nativity Pageant and Eucharist
    Tuesday, December 24, 10:30 pm, Christmas Eve service with Choral Prelude and Eucharist
    Wednesday, December 25, 10:00 am, Christmas Day Service

    St. John’s Cathedral, Knoxville, TN – 413 Cumberland Ave, Knoxville, TN

    Sunday, December 15, 10:30 am, Christmas Pageant
    Sunday, December 22, 10:30 am, A Festival of Lessons and Carols
    Tuesday, December 24, 10:00 am, Chapel Service (Limited Seating)
    Tuesday, December 24, Noon, Chapel Service (Limited Seating)
    Tuesday, December 24, 2:00 pm, Christmas Eve Service (Main Church)
    Tuesday, December 24, 6:00 & 10:30 pm, Choral Service, Prelude featuring selections from Handel’s Messiah with orchestra
    All services are family friendly. Nursery is provided at Noon, 2:00 pm, and 6:00 pm
    Wednesday, December 25, 10:00 am, Holy Eucharist with Christmas Carols

    St. Joseph the Carpenter, Sevierville – 345 Hardin Lane, Sevierville, TN

    Tuesday, December 24, 3:30 pm, Christmas Eve Service
    Tuesday, December 24, 10:30 pm, Christmas Eve Service
    Sunday, December 29, 10:30 am (only service that day) Lessons and Carols

    St. Raphael’s, Crossville – 1038 Sparta Hwy, Crossville, TN

    Sunday, 15, 3:00 pm (CST), Lessons and Carols

    New Years/Epiphany

    Church of the Ascension – 800 S. Northshore Dr. Knoxville, TN

    Sunday, January 5, 6:00 pm, Epiphany service and dinner

    Church of the Good Samaritan – 425 North Cedar Bluff Rd. Knoxville, TN

    Sunday, January 5, 5:30 pm, Feast of Lights with Twelfth Night Dinner Following

  • Southern Area (Chattanooga, Cleveland, Hixson, Ft. Oglethorpe, Ooltewah)

    Christmas

    Christ Church, Chattanooga – 663 Douglas Street, Chattanooga, TN

    Tuesday, December 24, 5:00 pm, Solemn Procession and Mass
    Tuesday, December 24, 10:00 pm, Solemn Procession and Mass with Music Prelude

    Church of the Good Shepherd, Lookout Mountain – 211 Franklin Rd, Lookout Mountain, TN

    Tuesday, December 24, 3:30 pm, Children’s Christmas Pageant
    Tuesday, December 24, 6:00 pm, Christmas Eve Service
    Tuesday, December 24, 10:30 pm, Christmas Eve Service
    Wednesday, December 25, 10:00 am, Christmas Day Service

    Church of the Nativity, Ft. Oglethorpe – 1201 Cross Street, Ft. Oglethorpe, GA

    Sunday, December 1, 12:00 pm, Coffee Hour and Christmas Carols at Pruitt Nursing Home
    Tuesday, December 24, 6:00 pm, Christmas Eve Service, music at 5:45 pm, reception afterwards.

    St. Alban’s, Hixson – 7514 Hixson Pike, Hixson, TN

    Sunday, December 22, 9:15 am, Childrens Pageant during service
    Tuesday, December 24, 8:00 pm,
    Christmas Eve Service (8:00-8:30 Music Prelude) No Incense

    St. Francis of Assisi, Ooltewah – 7555 Ooltewah Georgetown Rd, Ooltewah, TN

    Weekly Compline on Tuesday at 7:30 pm, a great Advent opportunity

    Sunday, December 22, 10:00 am, Youth and Children Nativity Play during service
    Tuesday, December 24, 4:00 pm, Christmas Eve Candlelight Service
    Tuesday, December 24, 9:00 pm, Christmas Eve Candlelight Service
    Wednesday, December 25, 10:00 am, Christmas Day Service
    Sunday, December 29, 8:00 am, 10:00 am, and 5:00 pm, Christmas Lessons and Music

    St. Luke’s, Cleveland – 320 Broad St NW, Cleveland, TN

    Tuesday, December 24, 5:00, 8:00, and 10:45 pm, Christmas Eve Services
    Wednesday, December 25, 10:00 am, Christmas Day Service

    St. Paul’s, Chattanooga – 305 W 7th St, Chattanooga, TN

    Sunday, December 22, 6:00 pm, A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols
    Tuesday, December, 24, 4:00 pm, Christmas Eve Service
    Tuesday, December 24, 8:00 pm, Christmas Eve Service
    Tuesday, December 24, 11:00 pm, Christmas Eve Service
    Wednesday, December 25, 10:00 am, Christmas Day Service

    St. Peter’s, Chattanooga – 848 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, TN

    Tuesday, December 24, 4:00 pm, Christmas Eve Service with Christmas Pageant
    Tuesday, December 24, 7:00 pm, Christmas Eve Service (Rite I) with Christmas Carols
    Tuesday, December 24, 10:00 pm, Christmas Eve Service with Choir, Organ, and Christmas Carols (Incense will be used).
    Wednesday, December 25, 10:00 am, Christmas Day Service

    St. Thaddeaus, Chattanooga – 4300 Locksley Lane, Chattanooga,  TN

    Tuesday, December 24, 5:30 pm, Christmas Eve Service (5:30-6:00 pm Music Prelude)

    New Years/Epiphany

    Christ Church, Chattanooga – 663 Douglas Street, Chattanooga, TN

    Sunday, February 2, Doors open at 5:00 pm, Service at 5:30 pm, Choral Evensong of the Feast of the Presentation of Our Lord Candlemas

    St. Luke’s, Cleveland – 320 Broad St NW, Cleveland, TN

    Sunday, January 12, 10:45 am, Feast of Lights Service