St. Mary’s Church

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NJ Parishioners Buoyed By Vatican Intervention In Pa. Church Closures

Members of a now-closed Catholic Church in South Jersey who have taken over the building in hopes of reopening it are buoyed by a recent Vatican panel decision that could reopen several shuttered churches in the Allentown, Pa. area.


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Parishoners Hold Sit-In To Stop Closure of S. Jersey Church

Parishioners at a small Roman Catholic Church in southern New Jersey are staging a sit-in at their church in an effort to persuade church officials to reopen the building.