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It's a national historic landmark.  It's the only basilica in the US with a predominately African American congregation.  It's the only Catholic church in Virginia with basilica status. It's entryway has been blessed as a "Holy Door".  And it is falling apart.  On the next Another View we'll hear the remarkable history of this church and discover why it is so critical to the neighborhood where it exists, and the efforts underway to save the historic structure.  Our guests include Father Jim Curran, Pastor at Saint Mary's; Calvin Bailey, Deacon; Norfolk City Councilwoman Angelia Williams Graves, an alumni of Saint Mary's Academy, and Racquel Mayner, Director of Development. Join us for an Another View history lesson, Friday, December 2 at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM, or stream us live on this blog!

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