Church Surrenders Property after Diocese Split

Ad Feedback

A La Crescenta, Calif., church that broke away from the Episcopal denomination is forfeiting its property to the Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles.
    
A California judge handed down the decision and the state supreme court has refused an appeal.
    
The congregation of St. Luke's Anglican Church voted to leave the national church three years ago and join the New Anglican Church in North America.

In his sermon Sunday, the Rev. Rob Holman said fighting for principles is more important than a building.

Approximately 200 breakaway Episcopal churches are currently fighting to keep their property.
    
St. James Church in Newport Beach recently lost a bid to have the U.S. Supreme Court hear its case. However, many observers predict the high court will eventually take up the issue. 

Log in or create an account to post a comment.  

CBN IS HERE FOR YOU!

Are you seeking answers in life? Are you hurting? Are you facing a difficult situation?

Find peace with God, discover more about God or send us your prayer request.

Call The 700 Club Prayer Center at 1 (800) 823-6053, 24 hours a day.

A caring friend will be there to pray with you in your time of need.

 CBNNews.com

CBNNews.com

CBN News is a national/international, nonprofit news organization that provides programming by cable, satellite, and the Internet, 24-hours a day. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.