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Christmas Eve children's mass fills San Francisco church

  • Jesuit pastor Ray Allender and Jesuit associate pastor Paul Bernadicou and children's choir
  • Young children drawn to manager scene
 |  NCR Today

The 5 pm Christmas Eve children’s mass at St. Agnes church in the Haight in San Francisco drew a full house and was highlighted by the parish children’s choir. The candle lit church had an Christmas Even solemnity.  In the back of the church a manger scene drew children’s explorations.  Jesuit pastor Ray Allender and Jesuit associate pastor Paul Bernadicou concelebrated the mass.

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