Parish devastated by fire celebrates mass

October 31, 2010 8:53:07 AM PDT
The Church of Saint Mary Magdalene in Springfield Gardens was devastated by a fire on Thursday.

Mass on Sunday took place in the school auditorium next to the church.

Church leaders say all the religious artifacts inside were destroyed.

The choir's musical instruments were also ruined in the fire.

The parish was founded in 1913.