In New Zealand, Christ Church Cardboard cathedral refused funding

Posted by Kendall Harmon

Plans to build a cardboard cathedral in Christchurch have been dealt a financial blow.

A key Christchurch City Council committee today voted not to give the Christ Church Cathedral chapter of the Anglican Church a $240,000 grant towards the project.

Cr Jamie Gough said the decision was a tough one to make, but he believed better uses could be made of ratepayers' money....

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Filed under: * Anglican - EpiscopalAnglican ProvincesAnglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia

Posted July 13, 2012 at 8:00 am [Printer Friendly] [Print w/ comments]

1. APB wrote:

From Crystal Cathedral to Cardboard Cathedral.  Diversity, or something.

July 13, 9:13 am | [comment link]
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