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Mo. parish rejects church takeover

Archdiocese threatens punishment over vote

By Alan Scher Zagier
Globe Correspondent / January 10, 2005

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ST. LOUIS -- Parishioners of a historic Polish church embroiled in a battle with the city's Roman Catholic archbishop yesterday voted overwhelmingly against turning over control of the laity-governed parish, a move that could ultimately lead to the closing of the 125-year-old church. (Full article: 798 words)

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