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The Holy Cross Site Before Construction

The First Holy Cross

Interior of the first Holy Cross Bldg.

Cornerstone laid, 1890 The dedication, 1891

There was a Holy Cross that served from 1890 to 1908, but quickly outgrew its original building.


Catholic Telegraph, September 14, 1905

Cornerstone laid for new church, 1906


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Holy Cross Church, Latonia


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Interior at Christmas, 1916 Sisters' Home Auditorium & Gymnasium


Holy Cross School, 1942


“Finishing touches are being placed on the new St. Paul's Holy Cross Church.  .  . The edifice is one of the finest in Northern Kentucky, costing in the neighborhood of $45,000.  Two of the beautiful electric crosses, patented by Father Tappert, have been placed upon the spires.” - Kentucky Post, April 8, 1908.


Paintings for the Holy Cross Church Holy Cross Church, Interior

You can see lots of images of Holy Cross, from 1984, in their application at the National Register of Historical Places, here. (pdf)

Rev. Paul Ryan's history of Holy Cross is here. The Holy Cross Parish web site is here.
The dedication of the current church, 1908 Celebrating the silver jubilee, 1916

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