Bishop John McIntyre led a prayer service Nov. 21 at Nativity B.V.M. Parish in Philadelphia’s Port Richmond section, where the former parish school will become a facility of 63 one-bedroom apartments for seniors in the community. Catholic Health Care Services of the Philadelphia Archdiocese is the lead organizer of the project that is relying heavily on federal and city funds. Read the full story here. (Photos by Sarah Webb)
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