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After fire, a faith renewed

Charred South Boston church holds Christmas Eve Masses

By Eric Moskowitz
Globe Staff / December 25, 2009

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As parishioners filed in for Christmas Eve Mass at St. Peter Church in South Boston yesterday, the odor of wood smoke clung to the air, and the corner where the sacristy had stood was obscured by drywall, the ceiling over it charred. But the rest of the church was not only still there, it was resplendent: the vaulted ceiling in ... (Full article: 517 words)

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