Sanctuary Cove and All Creeds Chapel

Sanctuary Cove, where "All Creeds Chapel" is located, is a non-profit organization, private property open to the public. 

History of Sanctuary Cove:

Elmer Staggs, a World War I veteran, came to Arizona for his health in 1917. He homesteaded the Safford Peak area. In the 1940s Elmer, with a group of like-minded spiritualists, created All Creeds Brotherhood. The All Creeds Chapel, the first building built, was completed in 1964.


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