Durango has wild Irish saint, but not Patrick

Durango has wild Irish saint, but not Patrick

There were too many St. Patrick’s churches in the Durango region, so local Catholics got the choice of Columba and Brigit in 1881. The Rev. Jim Koenigsfeld holds a small bust of St. Columba, the Catholics’ two-thirds majority choice.

Durango has wild Irish saint, but not Patrick

There were too many St. Patrick’s churches in the Durango region, so local Catholics got the choice of Columba and Brigit in 1881. The Rev. Jim Koenigsfeld holds a small bust of St. Columba, the Catholics’ two-thirds majority choice.
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