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Only in Print: Priests Celebrate Mothers for Love, Enduring Support

Despite the early jolts these sons gave their families, all three mothers rallied to support their boys, who now serve thousands of people in the Diocese of Brooklyn. All three sons said their mothers’ examples and enduring support helped mold them into the men they are today.

WINDSOR TERRACE — Angela Edel worried when her teenage son, Ralph, called for a family meeting. She thought he was about to join the military like some of his classmates at Cathedral Prep. But Angela was stunned to learn her son wanted to explore the priesthood …

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