Murder in the Cathedral


I’ve always thought this church looked cool, but I had no idea of its scandalous past. Here’s a great article by Tim Gilmore about 1963 skullduggery and scandal. Woodstock Park: Beaver Street Baptist Church / Jacksonville Baptist Temple / Cathedral of Faith.


One thought on “Murder in the Cathedral

  1. This article is very very flawed. George Hodges was not even alive when this building was built. The building was built when Wendell Zimmerman was the pastor – and he was two pastors removed from Hodges. After Hodges, W.E. Dowell was pastor, then, Zimmerman, then the new building.

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