WEST HARRISON - A West Harrison minister has been sentenced to five years in prison for raping two teenage girls.

The Rev. Michael Clare, 41, pleaded guilty to two counts of rape.

Clare, a pastor at the Harvest Worship Center International in the Bronx, admitted to having sexual relations with a 13-year-old girl at his home in 2007 and with a 14-year-old girl in 2009.

Clare waived his right to an appeal and will have to register as a sex offender when he's released from prison.