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Local Church Reacts To Merger Announced By Archdiocese Of Philadelphia

One of the churches caught in the midst of the mergers is Saint Leo the Great Parish in the Tacony section of Philadelphia.


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Thousands Affected By List Of Church Mergers Released By Archdiocese Of Philadelphia

In one of the most sweeping announcements in its long history, the Philadelphia Archdiocese has announced mergers or consolidations of parishes that will affect thousands of Catholics in the region.