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The passing of Jayne Meadows; the resurrection of a cathedral for racial healing

Her childhood was spent in China, as the daughter of missionaries, her father an Episcopal priest who held Easter services during the Communist rule, despite death threats. When she came to Rhode Island, she spoke three languages including English and Mandarin. The family left China after a bomb landed on their dining room table:

…there was one event in 1926 that ultimately convinced the family that it was time to go. In trying to stop communist leader Mao Tse-Tung from gaining […]

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