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Only in Print: Juilliard-Trained Priest Prays, and Plays, for His Divine Mercy Parish

Father Tom Vassalotti is a classically trained musician who graduated from The Juilliard School. (Photo: Jessica Easthope)

Father Thomas Vassalotti’s love of classical music permeates the three churches in the Divine Mercy Parish of Williamsburg: St. Cecilia Church, St. Francis of Paola Church, and St. Nicholas. 

While many churches have dedicated music directors and choir leaders, parishioners at St. Francis of Paola Church are… 

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