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The cornerstone was laid on July 30, 1870, and it was dedicated on September 10, 1871.

Forty years later, they opened the cornerstone, what they found is here.

 

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Mother Of God,
Interior
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Interior, c. 1910
Mother Of God,
Interior, newer

 

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Sanctuary Prior to 1890 Frieze over the front entrance Balcony & Organ

 

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Interior, Christmas, 1940 Front of Sanctuary Interior View

 

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Interior View Rectory from the C&O Bridge

 

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A walking tour of the Mother of God Neighborhood

 

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Mother of God Brochure

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In 1971, Mother of God issued a booklet celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the dedication of the church.  See it here (pdf) For a detailed view of the liturgical art inside St. Mary's, see Dr. Paul Tenkotte's piece at Voyageur Media Group, Inc.'s site, here. (pdf)
The Mutter Gottes neighborhood made an application, with lots of pictures, to the National Register of Historic Places in 1980. See it here (pdf).  

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In 1926, the US Census Bureau counted church denominations 
and their members.  The Covington results are  here.

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