Pastor, Church & Law
Church Property & AdministrationVolume 2
Dig deeper with Richard Hammar in this volume as he establishes the legal definition of the church, and the relationship between the law and the Church. Topics covered include: inspection of records, federal reporting requirements, selection and liability of directors and officers, incorporation, church organization, zoning laws, and more.
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State and Lower Federal Court Rulings
How have state and lower federal courts resolved church property disputes since Jones? A few courts have repudiated the neutral principles approach approved by the United States Supreme Court in Jones, and have adopted a rule of compulsory deference by the courts to the determinations of ecclesiastical ...
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