Three for Thursday: Requiem for a Church

Silk flowers and a plea to "Save Our Church" line the shuttered entrance to St. Laurentius in Fishtown. The 130-year old Polish parish church, shut down last year, is slated for demolition,11 April 2015.

Silk flowers and a plea to “Save Our Church” line the shuttered entrance to St. Laurentius in Fishtown. The 130-year old Polish parish church, shut down last year, is slated for demolition,11 April 2015.

"Behold, I lay in Zion a chief cornerstone, chosen, and precious: He who believes in him will not be disappointed," 11 April 2015.

“Behold, I lay in Zion a chief cornerstone, chosen, and precious: He who believes in him will not be disappointed,” 11 April 2015.

St. Laurentius on Berks, established 1882, 11 April 2015,

St. Laurentius on Berks, established 1882, 11 April 2015,

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This entry was published on April 16, 2015 at 7:28 am. It’s filed under Fishtown, Historic Preservation and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

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