Choir boys chanted, Bishop Manning
intoned, candles flickered. Six workmen rapped their trowels and set to
work on a $250,000 baptistry. Thus was resumed the building of St. John
the Divine, Manhattan, begun 30 years ago. The cost will be $15,000,000 of which $5,000,000 has been spent. Another decade will
complete it, said the Bishop.
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