Legacies of Faith: The Catholic Churches of Stearns County

Legacies of Faith: The Catholic Churches of Stearns County

by John Roscoe, Robert Roscoe
     
 

Stearns County, Minnesota, contains a generous sprinkling of small communities with handsome Catholic churches. Most of these towns were formed as, and still are, predominately Catholic settlements. No county in Minnesota, or even in the United States, compares in density of Catholic hamlets to Stearns County.

With a population approximately two-thirds Catholic,

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Overview

Stearns County, Minnesota, contains a generous sprinkling of small communities with handsome Catholic churches. Most of these towns were formed as, and still are, predominately Catholic settlements. No county in Minnesota, or even in the United States, compares in density of Catholic hamlets to Stearns County.

With a population approximately two-thirds Catholic, this county contains fifty Catholic churches, the majority of which were built between 1871 and 1937. This is the story of those churches and the people and times that built them.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780878393145
Publisher:
North Star Press of Saint Cloud
Publication date:
08/28/2009
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.20(d)

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