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Boston Archdiocese to lose 65 parishes by year's end because of financial problems

...archdiocese, closing parish after parish, school after school...country have been closing parishes as the Catholic population...announcement of the closing of a parish evokes," the archbishop...there is not." The parishes will not close immediately...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/27/rel_416982.shtml
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Parishes in Oregon battle to keep assets held by bankrupt archdiocese

...and the purposes of the parishes and that those are distinct...He said that while parishes do not have separate...for abuse victims say parish assets should be available...that, in addition to parish real estate and cash...New York City, said parishes and church schools are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/09/rel_452664.shtml
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Edna Gostin

...Interment will follow in Riverside Cemetery. There will be a Greeting Reception at St. Paul's Church, Macon, in the Parish House at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday before the funeral. Mrs. Gostin is survived by three children, Lee Gostin Robertson...

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Testimony in South Carolina Episcopal church split winds up

...acrimonious division came to a close.The bishop for the state's parishes that are remaining with the national church, meanwhile, said...rules. She asked attorneys for both dioceses and the numerous parishes who are parties in the case to present positions on several...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-25/testimony-south-carolina-epis
Religion News in Brief

Two Washington state parishes are the latest to quit Episcopal Church SEATTLE - Two Washington state parishes severed ties with the Episcopal Church...Network of Anglican Communion Dioceses and Parishes met in Providence, R.I. The group...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/30/rel_432929.shtml
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Faith digest

...missionaries to Africa will speak during weekend Masses at Augusta parishes. The Revs. John McLaughlin and Karl Langsdorf are members...Disturbance" will be offered during weekend liturgies in Catholic parishes throughout the Diocese of Savannah, including Augusta, at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/15/rel_320147.shtml
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Religion News in Brief

Breakaway Episcopal parishes spark international dispute between...bishops has broken out over two breakaway parishes in California. In a strongly worded...priests at the conservative breakaway parishes to cease all ministry and said they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/28/rel_426744.shtml
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Catholic women face excommunication for first female ordination in U.S.

...has ministered to the sick and needy, run two Roman Catholic parishes that were without priests and has presided over baptisms and...lay people than priests are working full-time in American parishes and a significant number of the lay leaders are women. But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/31/rel_90864.shtml
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Religion News in Brief

...movement Regnum Christi from using archdiocesan property or parishes for its activities. The conservative Legionaries are a favorite...allegations the religious order has denied. Flynn notified parishes of his decision in a Nov. 23 letter that was made public a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/01/rel_438726.shtml
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Faith notes

...four men today, two of them with home parishes in Augusta. Pablo Migone was born in...St. Mary on the Hill Church his home parish. J. Scott Winchel grew up in Peculiar...Seminary in Emmitsburg, Md. His home parish is St. Joseph Catholic Church in Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/20/rel_528230.shtml
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