Sacred Place of the Day

St. James Catholic Church: Decature, IL

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  1. Decatur, Illinois named after Stephen Decatur.

    And to think when my family lived in Decatur, we went to Mass in a Our Lady of Lourdes school gym/auditorium/cafeteria. We moved away before they built a church. That was late 1970s, so I doubt the church they built is as beautiful as the parish in your picture.

    Thanks for the picture and the memories.

    Marie

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  2. Marie, thanks for sharing your memories. I, too, remember Mass in the gym while our church was remodeled. Unfortunately, the results of THAT remodel were horrendous...

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