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Church at 'ground zero' keeps the faith
Church at 'ground zero' keeps the faith

Mary Jackson was watching CNN when the rioting broke out in West Baltimore last Monday, and she couldn't take her eyes off the screen. She saw looters torch the CVS store at West North and Pennsylvania avenues. They looted a beauty mart and a check-cashing business. Next in line, she saw, was her house of worship, Fulton Baptist Church. "I prayed it wouldn't be destroyed again," she said. The mob bypassed the 111-year-old building and moved on, a "miracle" Jones and 150 others celebrated Sunday at a buoyant worship service, the first at Fulton since the riots over the death of Freddie Gray transfixed an international TV audience. "This church is at...