PHOTOS: Loose Creek Immaculate Conception Parish 125th anniversary celebration

Oct. 9, 2021, including Mass with Bishop McKnight


A year delayed due to COVID, Immaculate Conception Parish in Loose Creek celebrated the 175th anniversary of its founding and the 150th anniversary of the dedication of its current church building with a parade, historical displays and demonstration, music, food, fellowship, a lecture on the parish history by Dr. Gary Kremer, executive director of the State Historical Society of Missouri, and Mass with Bishop W. Shawn McKnight and Father Anthony Rinaldo, pastor of Immaculate Conception Parish and of St. Louis of France Parish in Bonnots Mill. (290 photos)