Assumption Parish

Westport, Connecticut

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Our First Church


Altar at Our First Church


New Church First Mass
Father Ryle's funeral - 1900

Notice there are no electric lights
Windows Behind Altar
Paintings of Crosses on side walls






Wedding pre-1940

Notice the new marble altar
Windows still open
Wall paintings changed (Apostles vs Crosses)

Wedding pre-1940

Notice the new marble altar
Windows still open
Wall paintings changed (Apostles vs Crosses)



Church Interior pre-1940

Notice the new marble altar
Windows still open
Wall paintings changed (Apostles vs Crosses)

New Altar - 1940

Notice the windows are now covered
New altar and reredos added


Wedding January 16, 1954

Notice the windows are still covered
New altar and reredos
Wall paintings gone



Feast of St. Anthony Procession


Vintage Rectory Photo


3 Pastors at 125th Anniversary Celebration - 2001