Deo Gratias for a Beautiful Church
Full title: Crosschapel through the years : a souvenir book celebrating 150th anniversary 1861-2011.
Creator / Author: Jim Corley
Item Type / Page count: Book / 27p
When Published: 2011
Publisher / Place of Publication: Church of Our Lady of Mercy / Crosschapel, Blessington, Co. Wicklow, Ireland.
About: The title says it all. This is a gorgeous and high-quality memento of the local church at Crosschapel. If only every congregation would produce such a record of their place of worship.
ID number(s): None
Chapters: Crosschapel — Burgage — The first Parish Priest — Rebellion of 1798 — The Chapel plans — List of Parish Priests — Derivation of names — Visitations by the Bishop — The Parochial House — The New Church — Repairs to the Church — A protected structure — Present day parishioners — Gallery of old photographs — Internal features — Christ of the Blessington Lakes.
WW Connection #1: A wholly local enterprise. Authored and printed in the parish of Blessington.
Extra #1: Contains illustrations on every page. Most are full colour.
Extra #2: Check Libraries Ireland for this publication.
Extra #3: Check OCLC WorldCat.org for this publication in libraries worldwide.