PA: Black Lick

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Metro Area: Johnstown (PA)
St John the Baptist Greek Catholic Church of Black Lick
Historical Entry: Translated to Orthodoxy
Formerly at:
Seymore St
Black Lick
PA
15716
USA
Historical Location - Not A Mailing Address Or Active Location
Rite: Byzantine
Church sui iuris: Byzantine Ruthenian Catholic
Canonical Jurisdiction(s):
Latin Diocese: Altoona
Canonically: Latin
Ritually: Ruthenian
Cemetery: None

Sacramental Records Presumed to be at:
St John the Baptist Orthodox Church
PO Box 283
Black Lick
PA
15716
USA
Ph: 724-248-3822

St John the Baptist Orthodox Church (Black Lick PA), a parish of the Orthodox Church in America (OCA),  is the historical successor of this parish
Formed in: 1906
Relocated in: 1908, to Seymore St in Black Lick PA
Parish erected in: 1908, under the patronage of St John the Baptist
Other Date: 1910, translated to Orthodoxy under the Russian Metropolia (now the OCA)
This Entry Last Updated: 05/08/2010
Map Limitations: Lacking a precise address, this map approximates the location
Latitude: 40.473059
Longitude: -79.196023
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