Notre Dame fundraising inspires people to donate nearly $2 million to rebuild burned Louisiana churches

AmNews Staff Reports | 4/19/2019, 8:59 a.m.
As hundreds of millions of dollars roll in to help rebuild the historic Notre Dame Cathedral, people have been inspired ...
Mount Pleasant Baptist Church in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal

As hundreds of millions of dollars roll in to help rebuild the historic Notre Dame Cathedral, people have been inspired to donate to rebuild three churches in Louisiana that were intentionally burned down.

The intentionally set fires burned three historically black churches in rural St. Landry Parish — about 30 miles north of Lafayette — St. Mary Baptist Church on March 26, Greater Union Baptist Church on April 2 and Mount Pleasant Baptist Church on April 4.

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