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St. Stephen's Church, Philadelphia, PA

Closed Episcopal Church in Center City reopened to find a new mission — and graves beneath the floorboards

For years, St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Center City had been inching toward oblivion. The families that sustained it for nearly two centuries were vanishing, until Sunday services became lonesome gatherings of fewer than 10 worshipers.