Saturday, May 27, 2006

Sanctuary O' the Day - Our Lady of Lourdes, Mpls

Our Lady of Lourdes, "Old St Anthony", Minneapolis

Near this spot in 1680, Father Louis Hennepin named
the Falls of St. Anthony. Our Lady of Lourdes Church is the oldest continuously used church in the city of Minneapolis. It was designated a U.S. historic landmark in 1934 and is the first parish in the United States named in honor of Our Lady of Lourdes.

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