Seven Hundred People Return to Durham From Prison Each Year. A Homecoming Celebration Aims to Welcome Them With Open Arms. | Durham County | Indy Week

Seven Hundred People Return to Durham From Prison Each Year. A Homecoming Celebration Aims to Welcome Them With Open Arms. 

On Thursday night, a crowd lined the wooden pews in the sanctuary of Durham's First Presbyterian Church. As one might expect, there was prayer, singing, and references to Bible verses. But this was no ordinary service. It was a celebration—in the spirit…

full article »

Comments

Showing 1-1 of 1

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-1 of 1

Add a comment

Multimedia

Most Recent Comments

This article is so absurd, it's hard to know where to start:
1) Shepherd's house got the church for free;

by Andrew Henson on The Fight Over Who Should Own an Old Church Is Really a Battle Over the Soul of Old East Durham (Durham County)

"the exploitative rules that exist so that the church may accumulate tax exempt properties have been around for a long …

by ct on The Fight Over Who Should Own an Old Church Is Really a Battle Over the Soul of Old East Durham (Durham County)

The blatant racism and racial division propaganda in this article is truly disturbing. I fear the mainstreaming and acceptance of …

by Timothy Oswald on The Fight Over Who Should Own an Old Church Is Really a Battle Over the Soul of Old East Durham (Durham County)

"the rules for property ownership in the Methodist Church (and most other churches with similar polity) go back over 100 …

by vidvis on The Fight Over Who Should Own an Old Church Is Really a Battle Over the Soul of Old East Durham (Durham County)

The history of the property can be found at http://www.opendurham.org/buildings/carr-u…. Seems clear that the people who founded …

by ct on The Fight Over Who Should Own an Old Church Is Really a Battle Over the Soul of Old East Durham (Durham County)

Comments

This article is so absurd, it's hard to know where to start:
1) Shepherd's house got the church for free;

by Andrew Henson on The Fight Over Who Should Own an Old Church Is Really a Battle Over the Soul of Old East Durham (Durham County)

"the exploitative rules that exist so that the church may accumulate tax exempt properties have been around for a long …

by ct on The Fight Over Who Should Own an Old Church Is Really a Battle Over the Soul of Old East Durham (Durham County)

Indyweek Mobile
Giveaways
Hopscotch
Green Guide
Buy Indy Photos

© 2018 Indy Week • 320 E. Chapel Hill St., Suite 200, Durham, NC 27701 • phone 919-286-1972 • fax 919-286-4274
RSS Feeds | Powered by Foundation