Originally Posted by union347sparky
Isn't that against fire code? Puts off toxic fumes when it burns. Maybe it's just a local thing.
It depends on it being an Assembly Occupancy or not.
Not all churches are considered Assembly Occupancies.
518.1 Scope. Except for the assembly occupancies explicitly
covered by 520.1, this article covers all buildings or
portions of buildings or structures designed or intended for
the gathering together of 100 or more persons for such
purposes as deliberation, worship, entertainment, eating,
drinking, amusement, awaiting transportation, or similar