After years of searching, planning, preparing, being told no, finding God’s yes, St. Clare’s Home opened its doors to provide housing and educational care to expectant women, and their already-born children if needed.
In recalling some of the milestones of his 39-year ministry, Msgr. Edward Lofton lists an impressive resume of building churches and communities, while responding to the people entrusted to his care.
It all started back in 2010 on a trip to his home country, Nigeria.
Anyone who has lived in the Diocese of Charleston for the past 10 years can’t help but notice the rapid growth.
On his ordination day, a new priest truly begins an epic journey.