Saint Benedict’s says goodbye to Rev. Norton

Revs. Stephen Norton, left, and Christian Amah outside St. Benedict’s Church.

Saint Benedict’s Catholic Church celebrated the farewell mass of Rev. Stephen Norton on June 26. Norton is leaving the church to work on his doctorate in ministry preaching. Many attended the mass to show love and support for Norton. Some churchgoers spoke of all that the priest has done for them. Even when service was completed, many stopped Norton to thank and hug him, and bless him with gifts. For many, Norton was a beacon of light to the community.

-with reporting by Jewel Webber

The local community came in droves to wish St. Benedict’s Stephen Norton goodbye.
Churchgoers wish Stephen Norton blessings on his new endeavors after service at Saint Benedict’s Catholic Church. Photos Jewel Webber

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