Nine South Side Catholic Churches, Schools Could Be Closed

By | August 31, 2019


GET THE WEATHER UPDATE SENT TO YOUR PHONE. DOWNLOAD THE WEATHER APP FROM THE APP STORE OR ON GOOGLE PLAY. MAKING A DECISION TONIGHT WHETHER TO CLOSE OR CONSOLIDATE SEVERAL CATHOLIC CHURCHES AND SCHOOLS ON THE CITY’S SOUTHSIDE. WE’RE LIVE WITH THE LATEST THIS MORNING. HI, V. YEAH, THEY’RE GOING TO HAVE A VERY DIFFICULT DECISION TO MAKE. NINE PARISHES ARE ON THE LIST. THIS IS ALL PART OF AN EFFORT TO SAVE MONEY AND TO REVITALIZE THE MINISTRY. NOW, BRIDGEPORT CATHOLIC ACADEMY IS ENCOURAGING THOSE TO ATTEND A COMMUNITY MEETING TONIGHT. THE PARISHIONERS, STUDENTS AND STAFF ARE GOING TO LEARN WHAT IS NEXT FOR THEIR CHURCH AND SCHOOL MOVING FORWARD. 8 OTHERS IN BRIDGEPORT AND CHINA TOWN ARE FASHIONING THE SAME UNCERTAINTY. THE LIST IS ST. APTNY, ST. MARY AND THEN THE CHINESE. ACCORDING TO THE SUN TIMES, THE CARDINAL HAS DECIDED TO CONSOLIDATE WHAT IS NOT ON THE LIST. THEY’RE GOING TO MERGE IN TO A NEW PARISH. THAT GOES IN TO AFFECT NEXT JULY. A NEW PASTOR WILL BE WORK BEING THE ASH WHICH DIOCESE TO COME UP WITH A LONG TERM STRATEGY FOR THE SCHOOL AND CHURCH. THEY WILL STAY OPEN TO SERVE THE NEW PARISH. NOW, THEY SAY THAT THEY HAVE BEEN WORK BEING THE PARISHES OVER THE LAST SEVERAL MONTHS TO SIGH WHAT WAS THE BEST STRUCTURE MOVING FORWARD. THE COMMUNITY MEETING WILL TAKE PLACE TONIGHT AT ST. BARBARA CHURCH AT 7:00.

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