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About All Saints, Lake Wylie

If you are new to All Saints or to this website, WELCOME!  Our website is a great resource for learning about our parish, the Diocese of Charleston, The Congregation of the Rock Hill Oratory, and our Catholic faith.  Here you will find the latest news and information about the church.

All Saints is a warm and welcoming Catholic community.  Come and see our stained glass windows that tell the great story of Christ’s life as related through the Gospels and contemplate Jesus’ last days at the Stations of the Cross.  We want you to feel right at home at All Saints!  If you are newly moved into our area or are established residents but not registered, please stop in or call the Church Office and we will be pleased to help you to register.

We hope you enjoy the website and encourage you to check back often for updates.

Our History

1930’s – During the Great Depression, a group of New York area priests, under the direction of the Bishop of Charleston, Michael Walsh, was assigned to the York County area and the Rock Hill Oratory was formed.

1940’s & 1950’s – The Catholic population grew as many GIs returned and many southern men came home with brides.

1960’s & 1970’s – Father William Pentis began having Lenten masses in the homes around Lake Wylie.

1979 – Father Henry Telvin and Father John Giuliani celebrated Mass at “River Hills Station” on Saturday evening.

1983 – Father John Guiliani became the pastor and the parish became a separate entity with its own bank accounts and became known as the Lake Wylie Catholic Community.

1992 – Father Edward McDevitt became pastor and in 1994, Bishop David Thompson renamed the Community, All Saints Catholic Mission. And a building committee was established.

1998 – Eight and one-half acres of land were purchased at the corner of Hwy. 274 and Pole Branch Road in Lake Wylie.

2003 – Bishop Robert Baker gave permission for All Saints Mission to begin a capital campaign and to engage an architect to prepare conceptual drawings.

2004 – Father Joseph Pearce became pastor in July. He proceeded with hiring an architect and finalizing construction plans.

2005 – The Bishop of Charleston gave final approval of the construction plans and authorized the hiring of a contractor.

2006 – All Saints Catholic Church was dedicated by Bishop Robert J. Baker in November 1, 2006.

2007 – Father Fabio Refosco named Parish Administrator on July 1st.

2008 – All Saints Catholic Church celebrated its 25th anniversary.

2016 – Father Agustin Guzman, C.O., was appointed as pastor of All Saints.

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PO Box 5443, 530 Highway 274, Lake Wylie, SC 29710 [Get Directions] / Office Phone: 803-831-9095