Save Our Shrine is Born

Save Our ShrineOn January 18, 1979, Cardinal Cody issued a directive which closed Sacred Heart Church after January 21, 1979.

Cody intended not only to shutter the little church, but also had plans to demolish it. The response from parishioners was swift and the Save Our Shrine movement was organized.

Letter from Cardinal Cody - 1/18/1979

Letter from Cardinal Cody – 1/18/1979

 

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