New Life for Obsolete Religious Buildings
Plates & Co Restaurant (former Westbourne Wesleyan Methodist Church) Photo Courtesy: Alwyn Ladell, Flickr
The repurposing of houses of worship has become a trend across the United States. As congregations face dwindling numbers, they’re often left with the choice of selling the buildings they can no longer afford or finding new uses for them. On this week's Cityscape, we’re looking at what happens when a dying church takes on a new life.