Entries tagged 'church'

The following 5 entries have been tagged using the term church. Click the titles to read the full entry in each instance.

The original Torteval church was consecrated
The current Torteval church sits in the same yard but sightly offset from the 1140 building

Death of the Vicar General of the Channel Islands
Monsignor Hickey was born on Guernsey in 1877 and died in 1952.

St Sampson was ordained a bishop
Guernsey's patron saint was ordained a bishop in 521, and founded a church during his brief stay on the island.

Guernsey’s first Methodist minister arrives
Jean de Quetteville was Guernsey's first Methodist minister and now has the title Apostle of the Channel Islands.

St Martin’s parish church consecrated
Consecrated in 1199, St Martin's is home to a carved figure of Mother Earth