(RNS) — The pastor of a megachurch in West Palm Beach, Fla., is refusing to hand over $1.7 million despite claims by federal prosecutors that the funds belong to people caught up in a $30 million Ponzi scheme run by a former church director. According to the Palm Beach Post, Continue Reading
Notre Dame Cathedral and Historic Black Churches burn; Sri Lanka tragedy, and much more in May’s edition of SAVED News.
By Menachem Wecker (RNS) — The Almighty may not think the satanic Temple is a church. But the taxman has given it the thumbs-up. The satanic Temple, which is featured in a documentary called “Hail satan?,” announced this week that the IRS now recognizes it as a church. That recognition means Continue Reading