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BROCKTON

Church holds final services

The Episcopal Diocese of Boston intends to close St. Paul’s Church in Brockton and the building will offered for sale. The Episcopal Diocese of Boston intends to close St. Paul’s Church in Brockton and the building will offered for sale. (Bill Brett/Globe Staff/File 1996)
By Michele Morgan Bolton
Globe Correspondent / November 25, 2010

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Like six others before it in the last eight years, a grand Brockton church built by immigrants and shoe industrialists in the city’s heyday will close Sunday, its expenses too high and its buildings too difficult to maintain for its shrinking congregation. (Full article: 974 words)

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