In this case, the city is demanding that the home Bible study is banned because it is a “church,” unless it purchases a ‘Conditional Use Permit” from the city.
9/18/2011 · But a Bible study in a home? "Imposing a heavy-handed permit requirement on a home Bible study is outrageous," said Brad Dacus, president of Pacific Justice Institute, which is working on the case on behalf of the Fromms. "In a city so rich with religious history and tradition, this is particularly egregious.
A San Diego pastor and his wife have been told they cannot have a Bible study in their home. The couple says they were interrogated by a San Diego County official, then threatened with ever ...
3/18/2010 · City officials ordered a small home Bible study group in Southern California to either stop meeting or obtain a permit. The home Bible group in Rancho Cucamonga must have a Conditional Use Permit by Good Friday, April 2, in order to continue gathering. The Bible study group was referred to as a "church" in a letter sent by the city.
A Southern California city has told a group of Christians they can't meet in homes for a Friday night Bible study without a permit. Rancho Cucamonga wants to stop the meetings after a neighbor complained about the traffic. The permit requires public hearings, traffic studies and other costly procedures.
Officials say the meetings violate residential use policies.
3/19/2010 · For example, it is being reported that a home Bible study group in Rancho Cucamonga, California must have a “Conditional Use Permit” by Good Friday, April 2nd, in order to continue gathering. This is for a Friday Bible study that only has an average of 15 people attend.
5/29/2009 · A San Diego pastor is fighting a citation from the San Diego County that requires him to obtain a permit to host weekly Bible studies at his home. Pastor David Jones and his wife Mary have been hosting a Bible Study fellowship at their home every Tuesday for the past five years.
2/28/2012 · Best Answer: No, it is not illegal to host bible studies. It was, however, a zoning violation to REGULARLY have meetings of three or more people in a residential area of the City of San Juan Capistrano without a conditional use permit. (The ordinance was …
The city’s letter insisted the study is not allowed because it is a “church,” Dacus said. In the city, churches are required to obtain a “Conditional Use Permit” in residential areas. “The city has also indicated that no CUP would be granted and the gatherings must cease by Good Friday, April 2,” PJI said.
1/22/2016 · The City of San Juan Capistrano is insisting the home Bible study is not allowed because it is a “church,” and churches require a Conditional Use Permit (CUP) in residential areas. Pacific Justice Institute represents the Bible study participants and will fight the city’s decision.
6/22/2012 · San Juan Capistrano, Calif. city officials have voted to change their zoning code after a couple was fined $300 for holding home Bible study sessions, KCBS-TV reported. Chuck and Stephanie Fromm were cited last year after authorities said they were in violation of municipal code 9-3.301, which bars "religious, fraternal or non-profit" gatherings o
But a Bible study in a home? "Imposing a heavy-handed permit requirement on a home Bible study is outrageous," said Brad Dacus, president of Pacific Justice Institute, which is working on the case on behalf of the Fromms. "In a city so rich with religious history and tradition, this is particularly egregious.
Officials in the city of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., who had ordered participants of a home Bible study either to purchase an unobtainable city permit to meet or shut down, now are relenting a little.
9/24/2011 · The city denied the appeal ruling that the Bible study is a “church” and thus requires a Conditional Use Permit (or ‘CUP’) in residential areas. The officials then informed the Fromm’s that future gatherings without a permit would result in a $500 fine.
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3/27/2010 · Rancho Cucamonga, a city in Southern California, is demanding that a small home Bible study group stop meeting because it does not have an expensive permit. The permit is not required for similar-sized gatherings in homes, such as book clubs, birthday parties or …
Officials said the homeowner needs a conditional use permit by Good Friday, April 2, to operate a church in a residential area. Pacific Justice Institute, a nonprofit legal defense group that specializes in conservative Christian issues, said the meetings were actually a Bible study group that usually draws about 15 people.
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9/17/2011 · The City of San Juan Capistrano has fined a couple $300 because they failed to obtain a permit to hold Sunday Bible studies with more than 3 people in their home. No neighbors complained, yet the couple must obtain a permit if they want to continue further Bible study, or face a $500 fine for each offense. The City of San Juan Capistrano is insisting the home Bible study is not allowed because ...
The City of San Juan Capistrano is insisting the home Bible study is not allowed because it is a “church,” and churches require a Conditional Use Permit (CUP) in residential areas. Pacific Justice Institute represents the Bible study participants and will fight the city’s decision.
"Imposing a heavy-handed permit requirement on a home Bible study is outrageous," said Brad Dacus, president of Pacific Justice Institute, who is representing the couple. "In a city so rich with religious history and tradition, this is particularly egregious.
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Officials in the city of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., who had ordered participants of a home Bible study either to purchase an unobtainable city permit to meet or shut down, now are relenting a little. . . . but they are reserving the right to shut down other Bible studies.
9/22/2011 · Charles and Stephanie Fromm, center, have been fined $300 by the City of San Juan Capistrano for their regular Bible study groups. According to a statement from the Sacramento-based Pacific Justice Institute, the Bible studies were in violation of the city's zoning code.
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1 Esdras 2 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Cyrus Permits the Exiles to Return. 2 In the first year of Cyrus as king of the Persians, so that the word of the Lord by the mouth of Jeremiah might be accomplished— 2 the Lord stirred up the spirit of King Cyrus of the Persians, and he made a proclamation throughout all his kingdom and also put it in writing:
9/20/2011 · An Orange County couple has been ordered to stop holding a Bible study in their home on the grounds that the meeting violates a city ordinance as a "church" and not as a private gathering.
BIBLE STUDY QUESTIONS JONAH by WAYNE PALMER. ... Ninevah was the capital city of Assyria, where they considered their kings to be gods. For one of these proud kings to humble himself, ... (In contrast, the Book of Esther shows a Persian king who refuses to permit even a hint of sadness or misfortune in his presence.) Q 16: What moved God to ...
SoCal city says home Bible group must get permit ... San Diego County apologized to a pastor and his wife who were cited and told to get a permit for a weekly Bible study session that drew five to ...
Bible Study Questions on Ezra, Nehemiah, and Esther Introduction: This workbook was designed for Bible class study, family study, or personal study. The class book is suitable for teens and up. The questions contain minimal human commentary, but instead urge …
9/22/2011 · A California family has been fined for holding weekly Bible studies in their home that are allegedly in violation of the city's zoning regulations. Stephanie and Chuck Fromm have already been ...
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