Fort Massey Church, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1871-1971


SINCLAIR, D.M. Fort Massey Church, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1871-1971 : A Century of Witness. N.pl.:, n.pub., [1971?]. Pp (2),iii-vi,1-49,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, white stapled card covers, lettered in black. Presbyterian and U.C.C. history including biographical sketches. Contents : Prefatory Note. Foreword (by S.G. MacQueen). Origins : The name "Fort Massey"; Church Street Sunday School; Poplar Grove Church; Chalmers Church. Preliminary Plans : Laying of Corner Stone, June 25, 1870. Organization of Congregation : Dedication and Opening, December 10, 1871; The first Communion Roll. The Church Building. Rev. J. K. Smith, D.D. 1872-1874. Rev. Robert Ferrier Burns, D.D. 1875-1892. Rev. Alfred Gandier, D.D. 1893-1900 : Church Hall, 1898. Rev. JamesW. Falconer, D.D. 1902-1907. Rev. Roger William Ross, D.D. 1908-1926 : 40t h Anniversary Services; Dedication War Memorial Window ; Church Union, 1925. Rev. John Mutch, D.D. 1927-1932 : Diamond Jubilee Services. Rev. J. Norrie Anderson, M.A. 1933-1940. Rev. Gerald F. Rogers, D.D. 1941-1947 : World War II; 75th Anniversary Services, 1946. Rev. Donald M. Sinclair, D.D. 1948-1969 : Church interior renovated, 1951. Rev. Stanley G. MacQueen, B.A. 1970-. Our Women' s Work : Woman's Foreign Missionary Society; The Ladies Association; The Currie Auxiliary; The Janet Oxley Group; The United Church Women. Christian Education : Christian Endeavour Society; Young People's Society; Chinese Sunday School; Canadian Girls in Training; Tuxis and Trail Rangers; 18th Troop Boy Scouts; 18th Wolf Cub Pack. A Century of Witness. Appendices : Ministers of Fort Massey; Members of Session; Clerks of Session; Superintendents of the Sunday School; Secretary-Treasurers of the Congregation; Missionary Treasurers; Organists; Presidents of The United Church Women; Presidents of The United Church Men; Scoutmasters - 18th Boy Scout Troop; Cubmasters 18th Cub Pack; King's Scouts; Queen's Scouts; Memorial Tablets; Memorial Windows; Gifts and Memorials not included in Windows and Tablets. Very good. 15.00

Title: Fort Massey Church, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1871-1971

Author Name: SINCLAIR, D.M. FALCONER, J.W. MacQUEEN, S.G., foreword BURNS, R.F.

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Publisher: 1971,:

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Keywords: NOVA SCOTIA PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH HISTORY UNITED HALIFAX CANADIAN UCC,