Nearly Built!
Grand Opening
Original Altar
Interior - then
Interior - now

 

 

Christ the King -

A Few Photos,Then & Now

 

 Scroll down for larger-sized static photos with captions

With thanks to Wendy Thompson for forwarding most of these photos to the website

Thanks also to Lawrence Gregory

 

NearlyBuilt

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nearly built, just putting the finishing touches! (circa 1936)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 TheOpening

 

 

 

 

 

The Grand Opening -

left to right:
Father Herbert Bolger (PP Christ the King)
Fr Thomas Duggan (Bishop’s Secretary)
Bishop Thomas Henshaw
Fr William J. Sewell
Provost Tynan (PP St Mary’s)
 
(with thanks to archivist Lawrence Gregory for putting names to faces)
 

 

 

 

 

 

InsideOld

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The inside of Christ the King church as it was

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 AlterOld

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 The original altar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

InsideNow

 

 

 

 

 

How the inside of Christ the King is now -

note the pews instead of individual seats,

and the altar and crucifix suspended above it

 

 

 

 

 

 

 CtK Church

 

 

 

 

  Christ the King church from the outside as it looks now -

it won't win any architectural design awards but

its congregation is warm, friendly & beautiful!