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Upper West Side »

PODCAST: Historic Church's First Female Rector on Fostering a Diverse Flock

Kate Flexer leads a congregation at St. Michael's made up of people from all walks of life.

Roosevelt Island »

Floating Roosevelt Island Church Finds Permanent Home on Main Street

St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Roman Catholic Church will share a building with the New York Public Library.

Boerum Hill »

Church of the Redeemer to Be Demolished This Fall, Report Says

The church has been shuttered since 2010, according to The Wall Street Journal. 

Brooklyn Heights »

VIDEO: Vandal Knocks Over Virgin Mary Statue at Brooklyn Heights Church

Police are investigating the incident, which took place at night between June 11 and June 12.

Washington Heights »

Fire Damages Washington Heights Church, FDNY Says

The blaze broke out at 2089 Amsterdam Ave., officials said.

Upper West Side »

Gun-Toting Man Said He Was 'Going to Kill People' at Church, Police Say

A man with a handgun entered the Advent Lutheran Church on Broadway at 93rd Street, police said. 

Greenwich Village »

New NYPD Outreach Effort Has Officers Speaking at Houses of Worship

An initiative from police headquarters encouraged outreach in local churches, a police chief said.

Carroll Gardens »

Brooklyn Church Seeks $13K to Restore 1890s Grand Piano

St. Agnes Church in Carroll Gardens is seeking to raise $13,091 for the restoration work.

Upper West Side »

Landmarks Commission Shoots Down UWS Church-to-Condo Design

The commission rejected plans to modify to the front of the church and remove stained-glass windows.

Morrisania »

Stolen Cross Returning to South Bronx Church

A five-foot crucifix had been taken from St. Anthony of Padua Church on Wednesday.

Crown Heights »

Church Donation Scammer Steals Hundreds in Cash from Victims, Police Say

A man targeting older people has struck three times in two weeks in Crown Heights, police said.

Claremont »

Thief Steals $55K in Cash and Valuables From Bronx Church, Bishop Says

A thief robbed the Eternal Sacred Order of Cherubim & Seraphim Spiritual Church on Walton Avenue.

Boerum Hill »

Boerum Hill's Church of the Redeemer Sells for $20 Million

The Fourth Avenue church was sold to a real estate firm earlier this month, officials said.

Bed-Stuy »

Brownsville Church Relocates to Bed-Stuy After Fire

Global Fire International has made its new home in Bed-Stuy after its former location was set ablaze.

Red Hook »

Former Brooklynite 'Saved' by Religion Returns to Open Red Hook Church

Nicholas Acevedo left Brooklyn to escape a troubled childhood, but now he's back to start a church.