Boston-Area Parishioners Defy Church Closures A movement to defy the closure of Catholic churches in the Boston area is gaining steam. Parishoners are occupying two churches the Diocese has officially closed. They're holding prayer services, and refusing to leave. Monica Brady-Myerov reports.
NPR logo

Boston-Area Parishioners Defy Church Closures

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4053193/4053194" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Boston-Area Parishioners Defy Church Closures

Boston-Area Parishioners Defy Church Closures

Boston-Area Parishioners Defy Church Closures

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4053193/4053194" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

A movement to defy the closure of Catholic churches in the Boston area is gaining steam. Parishoners are occupying two churches the Diocese has officially closed. They're holding prayer services, and refusing to leave. Monica Brady-Myerov reports.