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Greater Bible Way Temple months after a fire ravaged the church.
Paul Kurtz/KYW Newsradio
Paul Kurtz
February 25, 2020 - 6:55 pm
A historic West Philadelphia church that was gutted by fire last summer is being torn down as the Pastor and his congregation ramp up their efforts to build a new home. Read more here.
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Taisha Smith-DeJoseph
Burlington County Prosecutor's Office
CNN
February 14, 2020 - 11:55 am
A church secretary has been charged with embezzling $561,777 from the New Jersey church she volunteered at, according to the Burlington County Prosecutor's Office. Read more here.
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A person stands near the scene of a church shooting at West Freeway Church of Christ on Sunday, in White Settlement, Texas.
Juan Figueroa/The Dallas Morning News via AP
AP News
December 29, 2019 - 2:24 pm
Two people were killed in a shooting at a church near Fort Worth, Texas, on Sunday morning and a third person has been taken to a hospital, first responders said. Read more here.
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Boy Scouts
Rick Bowmer/AP
AP News
December 17, 2019 - 4:02 pm
For decades, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was one of Boy Scouts of America’s greatest allies and the largest sponsor of troops. But on Jan. 1, the Utah-based faith will deliver the latest blow to the struggling organization when it pulls out more than 400,000 young people and...
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Hands in prayer.
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Cherri Gregg
November 10, 2019 - 4:30 am
Hundreds of women of faith will gather next weekend for an inaugural conference designed to get women to engage in the public square.
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Christ Church artifacts
John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
October 30, 2019 - 6:12 pm
Two rare remnants from the historic Christ Church in Old City have been restored and put back into place high atop its 200-foot-tall steeple. Read more here.
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Jerry Zweitzig
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Kristen Johanson
October 28, 2019 - 5:11 pm
A former Montgomery County pastor has pleaded guilty to creating and distributing child porn. Read more here.
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Greater Bible Way Temple
Antionette Lee/KYW Newsradio
Antionette Lee
September 09, 2019 - 6:05 pm
L&I inspectors ordered a cease of operations for the historic West Philly church that was ravaged by a three-alarm fire more than two weeks ago — including its adjacent homeless shelter. Dozens of people were forced to leave and are now displaced. Read more here.
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Church fire chars roof
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
August 28, 2019 - 9:44 am
WEST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As fire officials continue work to find out how the three-alarm fire at a West Philly church started Tuesday afternoon, the church's pastor promises to rebuild. At the Greater Bible Way Temple at 52nd and Warren streets early Wednesday morning, all that's left is...
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West Philly church on fire
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KYW Staff
August 27, 2019 - 4:05 pm
UPDATED: Aug. 28, 6:35 a.m. WEST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The roof of a West Philly church is charred as firefighters continue to blast hot spots in the building with water Wednesday morning, following a three-alarm fire that broke out Tuesday afternoon. The area surrounding the Greater Bible...
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