Saturday, October 25, 2008

Old Saint Patrick Consecration Photos

Some photos from today's consecration, with spare identification. More photos with better description in the upcoming edition of The Catholic Key newspaper.

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Knights of Columbus

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Acolytes, Crucifer and Torchbearers

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Bishop Finn performs sacramental cleansing of the church exterior.

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Entrance into the church

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Preparation of sand

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Bishop Finn writes the Greek and Roman Alphabets in sand with his crozier.

More tomorrow. UPDATE - Part 2 is posted.