Gallery: Bidding War over the Crystal Cathedral Campus

The “Hour of Power” for Crystal Cathedral draws to a close, but the bids to buy the campus of this Southern California Icon keep rolling in. Earlier this month, the local congregation was doing their best to raise the $50 million estimated to save their church, and Oklahoma based Hobby Lobby made a $47.5-million cash bid. Currently in the lead to buy the landmark is the Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange and Chapman University with the leading bid closing in on $55-million. Meanwhile in the fray of it all, the Crystal Cathedral Ministries are still trying to raise the necessary funds to maintain their home.

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