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  • Congregants exit St. Clare of Assisi Church, Acworth, following the Oct. 28 dedication Mass. Photo By Michael Alexander
  • A man prays alone in the chapel before the Oct. 28 Mass of Dedication begins at St. Clare of Assisi Church in Acworth. Photo By Michael Alexander
  • Maria Grimaldo, foreground, joins other members of the congregation during the special dedication Mass for St. Clare of Assisi Church, Acworth. Photo By Michael Alexander
  • Bishop Joel M. Konzen, SM, fourth from right, conducts the prayer of dedication as altar server Maria Valdez, 16, holds the book. Looking on is Deacon Tom Ryan, far right, and Father Mark Starr, St. Clare of Assisi administrator. Photo By Michael Alexander
  • Deacon Tom Ryan lights the candles on the altar before the Liturgy of the Eucharist. Photo By Michael Alexander
  • (Clockwise, from bottom left) Kaitlyn Chelko, D.J. Gregory, Amelia Payton, Molly Mings, Suzy Gregory, and Rita Zaccagnino join fellow children’s choir members in singing “All That We Have.” The choir was under the direction of Kim Smith. Photo By Michael Alexander

Congregants exit St. Clare of Assisi Church, Acworth, following the Oct. 28 dedication Mass. Photo By Michael Alexander


Acworth

St. Clare of Assisi Church built with helping hands

ACWORTH—Hundreds of smiling parishioners filled their new sanctuary at St. Clare of Assisi Church on a recent celebratory Sunday. With afternoon sunlight beaming through windows, choirs and instrumentalists led hymns in English and Spanish. Yet it was the beautiful silences that captured the joy and emotion of the dedication Mass Oct. 28. Bishop Joel M. […] Full Story | En Español