Atlanta Archbishop Wilton Gregory to give up mansion

| April 6, 2014

It’s good to know that sometimes, folks in powerful positions sometimes do the right thing—after they are caught being abusing their authority. A good read might prove useful for some folks and prevent a lot of problems in the first place:

Jesus called them together and said, “You know that those who are regarded as rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and their high officials exercise authority over them. Not so with you. Instead, whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wants to be first must be slave of all. —Mark 10:42-44 (NIV)

Atlanta Archbishop Wilton Gregory to leave $2.2m mansion

An American archbishop is to move out of his $2.2m £1.3m mansion just three months after moving in.Wilton Gregory, the Archbishop of Atlanta in Georgia, paid for the construction of the building with a combination of a donation to the diocese and the proceeds of selling his previous house to the church.He insists he followed the wishes of the donor but some parishioners have criticised the extravagance of the property.

via BBC News – Atlanta Archbishop Wilton Gregory to leave $2.2m mansion.

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