Georgia Bulletin

The Newspaper of the Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta

Photo by Debby Dye
Pinecrest Academy teacher Erin McGraw, left, was cantor for an April 21 Mass of Thanksgiving for founding families of St. George Church, Newnan. Pictured at the Oak Hill Cemetery Mass are, from left to right, Deacon Steve Swope, Deacon Steve Beers, Father Henry Atem, pastor; Deacon Ben Gross and Father Alvaro Avendaño.


St. George Church honors founders at Mass of Thanksgiving

NEWNAN—Parishioners of St. George Church gathered for a Mass of Thanksgiving Saturday, April 21, at Oak Hill Cemetery in Newnan. Father Henry Atem, pastor, celebrated Mass in honor of Ellis and Effie Mansour, whose home was the site of the first Mass ever celebrated in Coweta County 80 years ago. Concelebrating was Father Alvaro Avendaño, […] Full Story