Parishioners say farewell to Scituate church

Scituate, MA - 05/29/16 - Christine Arnold(R) and Scott Arnold pray during the final service at St Francis X. Cabrini church in Scituate, MA, May 29, 2016. After 4,233 consecutive days in vigil, the parishioners of St. Frances X. Cabrini closed their spiritual home.(Keith Bedford/GlobeStaff)

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Parishioners of St. Frances X. Cabrini church have maintained a vigil for 4,233 days to prevent it from being closed.

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