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St. Peter in Mendota opens historic church for nostalgic evening

St. Peter in Mendota opens historic church for nostalgic evening

| January 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

As the glow of sunset faded Jan. 3, the historic church of St. Peter in Mendota was just starting to light up.

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In Mendota, archdiocese’s oldest parish turns 175

In Mendota, archdiocese’s oldest parish turns 175

| Maria Becker for The Catholic Spirit | July 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

What began in 1840 as a group of 185 Catholics with a log cabin and a strong desire to take part in the sacraments is now known as the oldest Catholic parish in Minnesota.

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