Wife crashes car into church and then stabs her husband…

A Tennessee woman who police say crashed into a church and stabbed her husband claims she was following the instructions of both God and the devil, reports WJHL-TV.

March 19, 2014 – Church Hill, Tenn:  Law enforcement authorities report that  about 10 a.m. Sunday Stephanie Hamman crashed her vehicle through the front doors of Providence Church. Authorities say that she then called her husband who lives across the street to come to the scene.  When the husband arrived according to police, the husband found his wife lying in front of the altar with a large knife. Stephanie then told her husband, said “the devil is in me” and stabbed him in the chest.  Police report that the husband removed the knife from his chest and returned home and called 9-1-1.  The husband is expected to live.  Stephanie, was arrested by police.

Victim stabbed during church service….

March 4, 2014- Man was stabbed while attending church services In Toronto, Canada.

Pastor Allegedly Murdered by Church Employee

Morristown, NJ

Jose Feliciano, 64 Church Janitor for 17 years has been arrested for the murder of Rev. Ed Hinds.  Rev. Ed Hinds was stabbed 32 times with a kitchen knife.  Morris County Prosecutor Robert Bianchi said that Jose Feliciano was arguing with Rev. Ed Hinds “over Feliciano’s continued employment”.  Bianchi said that Hinds dialed 911 from his cell phone and said he was being attacked and needed help, and then the call was cut off.  Question:  What policies and procedures does your church have in place for Prevention of Workplace Violence?

Reference: Jose Feliciano, Church Janitor, Charged in Rev. Ed Hinds’ Murder