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Unfortunately in Alabama, they have taken a strict view of the statute of limitations in sexual abuse cases. There are some states which permit the person to sue long after the event occurred, however, in Alabama, the state has adopted a strict 2 year period from the date of the injury. Therefore, the statute of limitations as passed and you would be unable to bring the lawsuit.
I'm sorry that you are unable to sue the church in this instance. I hope this has been at least somewhat helpful. If so, please provide positive feedback.