St. Ignatius of Antioch, 87th Street at West End Avenue, New York City. The parish was founded in 1871 by Anglo-Catholic priest Ferdinand Ewer after his dramatic resignation as rector of Christ Church, which did not support his plans. The new congregation bought a Dutch Reformed church on 40th Street opposite Bryant Park, before moving to the Upper West Side in 1902. Bishop Potter of New York, no friend of ritualism, refused to attend the opening, but allowed Bishop of Fond du Lac Charles Grafton to stand in for him. The parish, on a 75 by 100 foot lot, finally had enough room for a proper procession. (New York City chapter, American Guild of Organists)

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