Framing Faith: A Pictorial History of Communities of Faith by Sarah Piccini
Approx. 26,950 words.
Published on May 12, 2011 by
"Framing Faith" tells the story of the faith of immigrants and their descendants, spotlighting ten Catholic churches in the Diocese of Scranton that were closed due to restructuring. Each church was founded by immigrant groups who came to the coal fields of the Lackawanna Valley with little more than their faith in God. Their churches served as touchstones of the Old Country.