O'Fallon, Illinois

EnVisionChurch is pleased to present the story of.the new church for St. Clare of Assisi Parish in O'Fallon, Illinois, U.S.A.

Celebrating the Rite of Dedication

"Our pastor, Fr. Jim Deiters, ceremoniously opened the huge mahogany doors which had been crafted by workers from our sister parish in Guatemala.  Trumpets blared forth Psalm 122, 'Let Us Go Rejoicing' as group by group, the worshipers processed in behind dancers waving colored streamers..."  So began Dedication Day at St. Clare of Assisi Parish.  Photo credit: John Dempsey

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Preparing for the Rite of Dedication

Sr. Carolyn McWatters, Director of Liturgy and Music at St. Clare of Assisi Catholic Church in O'Fallon, Illinois, writes about the work done in preparing to celebrate the Rite of Dedication of the new church.  Photo credit: John Dempsey

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