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The Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto at Christ the Redeemer Church in Dawsonville is dedicated to the Virgin Mary, and it also serves as a memorial to Kevin Sinnott. Sinnott, a native of Ireland and a student at Southern Catholic College before it closed four years ago, died in a 2009 drowning accident.Photo By Michael Alexander
The Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto at Christ the Redeemer Church in Dawsonville is dedicated to the Virgin Mary, and it also serves as a memorial to Kevin Sinnott. Sinnott, a native of Ireland and a student at Southern Catholic College before it closed four years ago, died in a 2009 drowning accident.

Dawsonville

Every stone a prayer as mason builds a parish grotto

DAWSONVILLE—This place of serenity was built with prayer, sweat, and some 200 tons of stones. “Every stone was essentially a prayer for me. It was a pleasure. I miss so much being there,” said longtime stonemason Allen Cerinetti. The grotto is at Christ the Redeemer Church, some 56 miles north of Atlanta. It’s dedicated to […] Full Story