Canada Pastor remains in police custody after refusing to stop holding COVID-19 defiant services

Canada Pastor remains in police custody after refusing to stop holding COVID-19 defiant services

Canada Pastor remains in police custody after refusing to stop holding COVID-19 defiant services

A Canadian pastor is in police custody in Edmonton, Canada, after he refused to stop holding church services in defiance of local COVID-19 regulations, Christianity Today reports. Pastor James Coates of GraceLife Church handed himself in to police on Tuesday last week, and twice refused bail conditions that he stop holding services that defy regulations.
Canada Pastor remains in police custody after refusing to stop holding COVID-19 defiant services