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First Mass, Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church
Newhall, California

Sunday, August 13, 1961, 6:30 a.m. — Fr. Henry Banks, assisted by altar boy Gary Lombardi, distributes small crosses made of palm leaf strips to congregants as part of the Blessing of the Plams during the first Mass held at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in its new location at 23233 Lyons Avenue in Newhall.

In attendance was Cardinal McIntyre (James Francis Aloysius McIntyre, Archbishop of Los Angeles from 1948-1970).

Further reading: OLPH Catholic Church: Rooted in History, Looking to Future.


OLPH081361: 9600 dpi jpeg from microfilm.
OUR LADY OF PERPETUAL HELP CATHOLIC CHURCH, Newhall

History to 1940
OLPH: Rooted in History, Looking to Future
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2nd OLPH x3

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First Mass in 3rd Church 1961

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Pam Bordelon, OLPH School 1967

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Christmas Parade Entry 1973

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Demolition:
24713 Arcadia x3

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Renderings 2012 x2

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Groundbreaking 10/2012 x2

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