BRIDGEPORT - Thousands of people in Bridgeport and across the nation are mourning the death of a popular bishop from Bridgeport.

Bishop Kenneth Moales Sr., of the Holy Cathedral Church of Bridgeport, died last night at around midnight. His family says he died of a heart attack.

Bishop Moales presided over the Pentecostal Churches of Jesus Christ in 10 states. He would have celebrated his 65th birthday today.