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VIA QcityMetro In two months, The Jinwrights will know how much time they will spend in prison on chargest related to federal tax evasion. QcityMetro reports U.S. District Judge Frank Whitney has set Oct. 7 as the sentencing date for Anthony and Harriet Jinwright. The co-pastors of Greater Salem City of God were convicted May […]

VIA QCITYMETRO.COM Church finance expert Dan Busby offered some advice following this month’s conviction of Bishop Anthony Jinwright. Busby heads the national Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability. Below is an excerpt from Busby’s interview with Charlotte Observer reporter Tim Funk. Here are five lessons churches can take from the Jinwrights’ case: 1. Churches should use […]

After about four hours of deliberation, a federal jury convicted Bishop Anthony Jinwright, senior pastor of Greater Salem City of God, on 13 counts of conspiracy and tax evasion. Jinwright was taken into federal custody Monday night.

Bishop Anthony Jinwright told jurors Tuesday that everything he owns – house, cars, even his funeral home business – has been put up for sale.

In Day 11 of the Jinwright trial, an Atlanta-based accountant said he twice conducted certified audits for Greater Salem City of God but declined to do a third year after the church failed to adopt financial controls recommended in the first two audits.

The trial of Anthony and Harriet Jinwright of Greater Salem City of God stretches into Day 10. It gives us an inside look at a mega-church, and we may not like what we see. The extravagance of the Jinwrights has sparked some heated discussion about faith and opulence. QcityMetro has been following the trial from the beginning.