Fr. Michael Cummins
Fr. Michael Cummins is a priest of the Diocese of Knoxville, TN. Ordained in 1995, he has served in a variety of roles within his diocese. Currently he is serving as pastor of St. Dominic Church in Kingsport, TN.
Fr. Cummins holds a Masters of Divinity and Licentiate in Sacred Theology from the University of St. Mary of the Lake (Mundelein Seminary) in Chicago. He has a deep interest in Christian Anthropology and the interaction between faith and culture.
In 2004, Fr. Cummins encountered the Community of Sant’Egidio while leading a pilgrimage in Rome. Since then, he has been a member of this recognized lay ecclessial movement and draws much strength from the Community’s vision of prayer, faithful friendship with the poor and work for peace.
Fr. Michael Cummins Latest Blog Posts
Chasing After the Ever-New Blinds Us to the Ordinary and Ancient
by Fr. Michael Cummins . November 17, 2020 .
St. John Bosco, Eli, and the Value of Spiritual Mentors
by Fr. Michael Cummins . January 31, 2018 .
What Is It That Leads People Into the Catholic Church?
by Fr. Michael Cummins . January 12, 2018 .
Dear Young Adults: 6 Reasons Why You Need the Church
by Fr. Michael Cummins . October 3, 2016 .