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Texas Court invalidates denominational Trust Clause

In The Episcopal Church v. Salazar, (TX App, April 5, […]

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The Supreme Court reviews the enforceability of denominational trust clauses

One of the main items that presently hold local churches […]

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A five-step plan to protect the local Methodist church

The professionals at Dalton & Tomich PLC have been helping […]

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What are Denominational Trust Clauses? Can They be Challenged?

In this video, nationally recognized religious law expert Daniel P. […]

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The legal issues every church should know about the Methodist trust clause

While many local congregations within the United Methodist Church have […]

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Denominational Trust Clauses: Indiana’s Adoption of Trust Clause Interpretation

  The Church of the Brethren, South/Central Indiana District (“the […]

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Civil RICO Claims, Mars Hills Church and the Church

It has been reported that two former families who attended […]

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Property Rights, Civil Courts and Admission to Religious Schools

In a recent decision, the Michigan Court of Appeals affirmed […]

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Separating from the Presbyterian Church – PC USA.

Yesterday, the Presbyterian Church USA (PC USA) took the step […]

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Leaving the Presbyterian Church: the Gracious Separation Policy

Since 2008, several Presbyterian Church’s have left, or attempted to […]

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