Church of the Holy Spirit, 733 James I. Harrison Jr. Parkway East, Tuscaloosa

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Title

Church of the Holy Spirit, 733 James I. Harrison Jr. Parkway East, Tuscaloosa

Subject

Churches

Description

Church of the Holy Spirit was the Tuscaloosa News Feature Church on March 26, 1971.

"To serve the growing needs of Catholics in Tuscaloosa the Church of the Holy Spirit was built in 1964. It continues into the second century the work of St. John the Baptist Church, built by Father Hackett in 1844. St. John's is the mother church of central Alabama; and it has established first churches in Birmingham and Selma when Father McDonough was pastor; in Blocton under Father Cunningham; and under Father Lenahan the chapel in Reform, and St. Francis chapel at the University was founded. Father Lenahan built St. John's School in 1920."

Source

Tuscaloosa News

Publisher

Tuscaloosa News

Date

March 26, 1971

Contributor

Tuscaloosa Public Library

Rights

Tuscaloosa News

Format

Newspaper

Type

Newspaper

Identifier

982

Coverage

Tuscaloosa (AL)

Original Format

Newspaper

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