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'Rooftop Pastor' Back At Chicago Church After Cross-Country Walk

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In this photo taken, Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011, Rev. Corey Brooks sits in a tent where he is living atop an old drug and prostitution motel in one of Chicago's toughest neighborhoods. (AP Photo/Robert Ray)
In this photo taken, Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011, Rev. Corey Brooks sits in a tent where he is living atop an old drug and prostitution motel in one of Chicago's toughest neighborhoods. (AP Photo/Robert Ray)

Now that his cross-country journey is over, the man known as Chicago's 'rooftop pastor' was back home with his South Side congregation Sunday.

Corey Brooks, pastor of the New Beginnings Church, walked coast-to-coast over the summer to raise money for a community center to help end violence.

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