Tag: fire

Church officials: Rectory at St. Michael’s Church in Palisades Park ablaze, pastor hospitalized

| March 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

The pastor of a Catholic parish in Palisades Park was taken to the hospital early Saturday morning after suffering burns from a fire at the church rectory, church officials said this morning. Rev. James Reilly, a long-time pastor at St. Michael's Church in Palisades Park is currently hospitalized following an overnight fire in the rectory. […]

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Volunteers flee church inferno

| October 10, 2010 | 0 Comments

FIRE engulfed a central coast church as parishioners prepared equipment for a children's service. A team of 12 volunteers was setting up audio-visual equipment for the service at Coastlife Church when they noticed smoke about 4.30pm on Saturday. Within minutes of them evacuating, tje fire had spread throughout the two-level Pentecostal church at Erina. Dozens […]

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Three burned in Easter Vigil blaze

| April 4, 2010 | 1 Comment

An Easter Vigil got off to a fiery start Saturday night when three people suffered serious burns outside Immaculate Conception Catholic Church downtown, authorities said. A crowd of about 50 worshippers had gathered outside the church at 414 W. Vine Ave. around 9 p.m. for the blessing of the Easter fire, which was burning in […]

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Cadaver Dogs Brought In At SJ Church Fire Scene

| March 24, 2010 | 0 Comments

Cadaver-sniffing dogs are being brought to a San Jose church that was destroyed by a two-alarm fire early Tuesday morning. San Jose fire Capt. Charles Rangel said the dogs are being taken to the site at 217 Delmas Ave. Wednesday morning to make sure there are no bodies inside the gutted building. "We just wanted […]

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Overnight fire guts Sacramento Sikh temple

| March 14, 2010 | 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO, CA – All day long, members of a Sikh congregation have come to see the burned remains of their temple on Power Inn and Rangeview roads in south Sacramento. Sulakhan Singh, one of the members, learned late Thursday flames erupted in the temple, setting off a fire alarm. "Everything's gone. Totally lost. My priest […]

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New Church fire in Wills Point not arson case

| February 14, 2010 | 0 Comments

UPDATE (1:53 p.m.): KLTV is on the scene of this morning's small fire at Wills Point International Outreach Church. Pastor Michael Williams says the fire was a small one that burned about a three foot patch of carpet under a pool table in the upstairs youth area of the church. Pastor Williams says it was […]

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Fire Kills 1 At Druid Hills Baptist Church

| January 13, 2010 | 0 Comments

ATLANTA — One person was killed in a fire in a vacant church building in northeast Atlanta Tuesday morning, according to Atlanta Fire Department officials. The fire broke out in a community building at the Druid Hills Baptist Church in the 600 block of Seminole Avenue in northeast Atlanta. Church officials said no one was […]

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One Man Killed in Church Building Fire

| January 12, 2010 | 0 Comments

ATLANTA – One man is dead following a fire at a building in northeast Atlanta. Atlanta fire Capt. J.L. Bundridge said the fire broke out early Tuesday morning in a community building at the Druid Hills Baptist Church in the city's Poncey-Highland neighborhood. Flames were already coming from the building when firefighters arrived. Firefighters said […]

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Church members flee from burning church

| January 2, 2010 | 1 Comment

HOUSTON (KTRK) — It was supposed to be a celebration of the new year and hope, but now one congregation in southwest Houston will have to keep things together after a fire destroyed their church. And now, they're trying to decide what they'll do next. It happened at the Celestial Church of Christ on West […]

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Fire Brings Down Building on Church Campgrounds

| December 18, 2009 | 0 Comments

A late night fire destroys the original home of a Tennessee Valley institution. The building was currently on the Signal Mountain campgrounds of the Church of God. But it provided the roots for what we know as the Bethel Bible Village. The original cinderblock chapel however is now gone. Wednesday night it became a victim […]

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Ceres Buddhist temple fire claims life of monk

| September 20, 2009 | 0 Comments

CERES — A 52-year-old man died Friday after he inhaled smoke as he was trying to put out an accidental electrical fire at the Buddhist temple just east of Ceres Christian Church, fire officials said. The man was critically injured and taken by ambulance to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead, said Ceres Fire […]

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Buddhist temple burns in Fort Worth

| August 25, 2009 | 0 Comments

FORT WORTH — Fire heavily damaged a Buddhist temple in northwest Fort Worth late Monday night. The two monks who live at the Wat Lao Thepnimith complex at 7129 Marvin Brown Street said they heard a noise outside around 11:30 p.m. When they went outside, they found fire coming through the roof of the ornate […]

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Fire in basement of Agios Panteleimonas church

| May 26, 2009 | 0 Comments

(ANA-MPA) – A fire broke out in the basement of Agios Panteleimonas church in Acharnon avenue in Athens at about 9 pm on Tuesday.   http://www.express.gr/news/news-in-english/173093oz_20090526173093.php3

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Fire burns church: More suspicious blazes occur in Hinton

| May 22, 2009 | 0 Comments

HINTON — Fires that destroyed a historic church and two houses early Friday were the latest in a string of suspicious blazes in town, officials said Friday. The historic Cayman Baptist Church and an adjoining house on State Street were destroyed by the flames, which began around 1 a.m. Cayman Baptist Church was built around […]

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