A portrait of Bl. Michael McGivney, unveiled Oct. 31 during the priest’s beatification Mass. / Christine Rousselle/CNA
Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Oct 8, 2021 / 15:40 pm (CNA).
The forced departure of the Dominican Order from historic St. Mary’s Church in New Haven, Connecticut after 135 years has deeply upset and puzzled some parishioners, who question why the move is necessary as part of a restructuring of the Archdiocese of Hartford.