Day: February 24, 2016

The Palestinian Authority leads renovation of the Church of the Nativity

The Palestinian Authority leads renovation of the Church of the Nativity

For centuries the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, birthplace of Jesus, has slowly fallen into great disrepair. Priceless mosaics were covered in dirt and grime. Some had been plastered over. The roof leaked every time it rained, further leading to the deterioration of the artwork in the church’s interior.

Trail of sex abuse allegations extended back to Diocese of West Virginia in 1969

Trail of sex abuse allegations extended back to Diocese of West Virginia in 1969

It appears from the record that the plaintiff subsequently learned information tending to indicate that the Protestant Episcopal Church in the Diocese of West Virginia, may have known of White’s alleged proclivity for deviant sexual behavior. – Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia