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Father Grange dead at 73

Father Grange dead at 73

Father John Grange, longtime pastor at St. Jerome’s Church on Alexander Avenue, died on Oct. 17. He was 73.

Msgr. Gerald Ryan is dead

Msgr. Gerald Ryan is dead

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.

Cancer no match for Mott Haven minister

Pastor Andrew Mann of Graffiti 2 Community Ministries fights through life-threatening obstacles to serve in Mott Haven.

Archdiocese announces it will close St. Jerome

Archdiocese announces it will close St. Jerome

Students will be transferred to nearby Catholic schools, says the Archdiocese, but parents say it’s a hollow promise.

St. Jerome’s faced with closure

St. Jerome’s faced with closure

A venerable Catholic school faces the axe in Mott Haven.