In 2007 as part of the 50th
anniversary of St. Agnes Cathedral, a 6th section was added
recalling the events of May 26 and 27, 1957 when St. Agnes
Church was elevated to a Cathedral.
From Church to Cathedral
hope you enjoy reading about our parish history.
very special thanks goes to James O'Neill, author of "To
Believe In A Vision" (Delmar, 1983). His work is the
source of much of the information in this history prior to
Much thanks also goes to the authors of "From a Blacksmith Shop
To A Majestic Gothic Edifice" which was produced in conjunction
with the dedication of the current Cathedral building in 1935.
We also wish to thank the authors of the 1982 Rededication
Journal which was written for the Rededication of the cathedral
following the completion of the renovation in 1982.