Pastor Jim Staley, who was recently debated by SUFTT guest Chris Rosebrough of Pirate Christian Radio over Staley's Hebrew Roots belief that Christians are under the old Hebrew covenants has been accused of running a fraudulent investment scheme:
ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. - A St. Charles County pastor is accused of running an investment scheme, bilking 11 investors out of more than $3.4 million.
James Staley of Passion for Truth Ministries, has been indicted by a grand jury. He's accused of using investments made with Wealth Financial International to get $570,000 in commission for himself.
Staley is not yet in custody.
Here is some background on the illegal activities and the indictment from the Missouri Secretary of State.
- Wentzville Man Indicted on Fraud Charges (stlouis.cbslocal.com)