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NBC 10 is reporting that a fire erupted at West Philadelphia Church – The Greater Bible Way Temple. The church is believed to be home to a child daycare center at the corner of North 52nd Street and Warren Street. They shared a video via Instagram that shows flames and smoke engulfing the church.

It is unknown if anyone was rescued or injured in the blaze.

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The entranceway to the church is near North 52nd and Warren streets.

“Greater Bible Way Temple is 60-year-old ministry located in the heart of the West Philadelphia. We welcome you to experience worship and fellowship with us,” the church’s website reads. “We are not a perfect church – just a forgiven church whose doors swing on the hinges of Love.”

This story is still developing. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone during this trying time.

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