As the ambitious construction of a $14.5-million church nears completion in Camrose, there is no one more excited about it than Rev. Larry Pederson.
“It is a special spiritual moment for me,” said Pederson, pastor of St. Francis Xavier Parish, as he unveiled some of the finishing touches being made to the new building.
Pederson, who turns 75 on Feb. 14, has been working feverishly with a parish committee to see the completion of the expansive 35,000 square-foot church building project since it broke ground in May 2017. After a number of construction delays, the building is expected to be completed by March.
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