- New Pastor at St. Patrick's
February, 1889 WILKES, Georgia Church/Religious-Activity, Migration/Transportation, Urban-Life/Boosterism
Bittersweet best characterized the attitude of his beloved congregation. Though greatly appreciative of the 15 years he spent in Washington, Georgia, the congregation of St. Patrick's deeply regretted the transfer of Reverend J. M. O'Brien to his new parish in Augusta County. Thankfully, his former congregation will not be devoid of his influence despite his physical absence. The fruits of his work...