I woke up this past Sunday morning and began to think how awful it is that Assumption Church had closed its doors.
I’m not Catholic but I am a Christian and to me Assumption represents the rich religious history in Windsor-Essex. 82 more words
The Paul Martin Building in the heart of Windsor’s downtown, the old post office in historic Sandwich, the old jail in Sandwich — they’re all stately, heritage buildings. 775 more words
For more than a century, Ste. Anne Catholic Church in Detroit and Assumption Church in Windsor’s west end have stood together across the Detroit River like two book ends. 566 more words
The 169-year-old Assumption Church held what might be its last mass Sunday.
The church has been described as being on “life support” and after a long struggle of trying to secure funds for its necessary $15-million renovation, it will close its doors Monday. 645 more words
With 169-year-old Assumption Church poised to be shuttered following mass this weekend, parishioners are making a last-minute appeal to the Diocese of London to keep the doors open. 543 more words