Defiant St. Louis Church Wins… What?

St. Stanislaus Kostka

They get to keep the building—but at what price?  In exchange for the property rights, the parishioners of St. Stanislaus Kostka Church in St. Louis, Missouri, are no longer Catholic.After a decade-long dispute, parishioners have won the right to keep their church property and assets.  St. Louis Circuit Court Judge Bryan Hettenbach ruled against the Archdiocese of St. Louis—siding with parishioners in 10 of 12 questions, finding that the archdiocese had no legitimate ownership claim on the pa … [Read more...]