Entries tagged 'religion'

The following 16 entries have been tagged using the term religion. Click the titles to read the full entry in each instance.

St Sampson’s travelsJourneys of Guernsey's patron saint
Guillaume de Beauvoir appointed dean of English Church in GenevaGuernsey-botn Guillaume de Beauvoir fled to Geneva to escape persecution and was appointed dean of the English Church
The original Torteval church was consecratedThe current Torteval church sits in the same yard but sightly offset from the 1140 building
Wesleyans celebrated 100 years on GuernseyThe Methodists marked their centenary with a parade and concert.
A minister was found dead at Icart PointThe Wesleyan minister had reportedly slashed his own throat.
The Guernsey Martyrs were burned at the stakeThe sisters and their mother were convicted of being protestants.
Three Jewish women are deported from GuernseyThree Jewish women who found themselves stranded on Guernsey were deported to Auschwitz during the occupation.
Death of the Vicar General of the Channel IslandsMonsignor Hickey was born on Guernsey in 1877 and died in 1952.
Guernsey Mormon Sampson Avard dies in IllinoisSampson Avard was a leader in the early Mormon church who was excommunicated after turning against the church leaders.
Antiquarian William Collings Lukis was bornGuernsey-bown William Collings Lukis was a renowned historian, and for 30 years was a rector in Yorkshire.



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