If Fitzpatrick was the flame that ignited the Sacred Spaces Project, then Bedenbaugh is the jet fuel needed to move it forward. Fitzpatrick’s initial hope was to raise enough money to save two or three sacred spaces. Bedenbaugh hopes to save them all.
The Journey Begins is the first in a series by Patra Taylor about Preservation South Carolina’s efforts to save the state’s rural historic churches and temples.
Our Photo Gallery features images of just a few of South Carolina’s at-risk rural Sacred Space. All images were taken by author/photographer Bill Fitzpatrick. These images are used here with permission. Continue reading “The journey begins”