The Rev. George E. Schmidt, pastor of Sts. Peter & Paul Church, said the then-Diocese of Nashville recognized the influx of immigrants more than 20 years ago when it assigned a priest to hold a monthly Spanish Mass in Nashville, Knoxville, Chattanooga and the Tri-Cities.Photo by Jerry "Woody". Licensed under Creative Commons.
Wednesday, April 16, 2008
The Chattanooga Times Free Press notes in this article that Spanish Mass was a priority in Nashville at least 20 years ago: