The status of the former St. Gregory the Theologian Byzantine Catholic Church on the real estate multiple listing service MLS has changed from “contingent,” suggesting a deal was in the works, to “available.” Full Story: Church still seeking buyer for its Birdtown property » LoveLakewood.com.
Catholic Italian press name Lakewood Born Cardinal Sean P. O’Malley as possible Pope Benedict replacement | IrishCentral
Plain spoken and direct, he’s being touted as a new direction from authoritarian Benedict Full Story: Catholic Italian press name Boston Cardinal Sean P. O’Malley as possible Pope Benedict replacement | IrishCentral
Cardinal Archbishop Sean Patrick O’Malley, 68, born in Lakewood who now heads the Archdiocese of Boston is a candidate to be the next Pope. Full story on fox8.com
Included along with the nearly 90-year-old brick 12,000-square-foot church building is a two-family home and a 50-space parking lot. It all looks to be in pretty good shape from the outside and might make for an interesting redevelopment project to lure some more artistic-types to the Birdtown neighborhood with live-work space. Full Story: Birdtown onion-domed […]
Fish Fry season is here and the St. James Fish is BACK! Details here on their Facebook page. Here’s a list of other Lakewood fish frys from Lakewood Patch.
LAKEWOOD, Ohio — A shared emotion flowed through the crowd of over 1,400 worshipers Wednesday night in the reopening of St. James Catholic Church in Lakewood. Full Story: Overflow crowd fills St. James Catholic Church in Lakewood to celebrate reopening | cleveland.com
The California-based owner of one of Downtown Lakewood’s iconic structures has filed an appeal in Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court seeking to overturn the Planning Commission’s designation of his building as a historic property. Full Story: Church building owner appeals city’s historic property designation » LoveLakewood.com
Cleveland: Closed churches prepare to reopen. via WKYC
Friends of St. James organization hosting a fundraiser on Friday to raise money to pay for restoration of the shuttered parish. Full Story: St. James Needing Some Help from the Community – Lakewood, OH Patch
Koesel is encouraging his parishioners to attend the prayer vigil in support of the nuns. The event is being organized by FutureChurch, a national liberal group based in Lakewood, Ohio. via huffingtonpost.com Full Story: Catholic Rally To Show Support For Nuns Amid Vatican Crackdown