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Elderly churchgoers at a Mott Haven church slated for closure say its disappearance would hurt the community.
St. Roch’s parishioners are deeply distraught that their church on Wales Avenue is slated to close , after the Archdiocese of New York announced the largest reorganization in its history.
Father John Grange, longtime pastor at St. Jerome’s Church on Alexander Avenue, died on Oct. 17. He was 73.
Msgr. Gerald Ryan, who battled against the abandonment of the South Bronx as pastor of St. Luke’s Church for 47 years, died on April 11.
Pastor Andrew Mann of Graffiti 2 Community Ministries fights through life-threatening obstacles to serve in Mott Haven.