St. Boniface Church, Brooklyn (1854)

Rev. Bonaventure Keller, O.S.F., one of St, Boniface's first pastor, was active in German-American communities nationwide.

  Rev. John Stephen Raffeiner of the Church of the Most Holy Trinity, at that time vicar general for the Germans, saw the necessity for a new German parish, and with the approbation of Bishop Loughlin, encouraged the work of foundation. The congregation was at once formed, and Father Schneller of St Paul’s placed the [Read More...]


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