Love in the Ruins: Couple Ties the Knot in Abandoned Catholic Church

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A shuttered Catholic Church has had one more chance to nurture young love, as a couple took their wedding vows last month in the decaying structure.In its day, St. Agnes Catholic Church in Detroit probably saw many blushing brides walk down its aisle, many eager grooms wait to receive their beloved's hand in marriage.But old St. Agnes, located on LaSalle near 12th Street in Detroit, fell upon hard times. When Detroit's race riots occurred in 1967, St. Agnes was unscarred—but most of the n … [Read more...]


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