St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Milverton, Ontario


Description
Media Type:
Text
Item Type:
Postcards
Description:
Postcard of the original St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Milverton, Ontario. The church was located on William Street.
Notes:
Eastern Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada is one of five synods of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, consisting of more than 200 member congregations and 78,000 baptized members. The territory of the Eastern Synod runs from Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario to Halifax, Nova Scotia.
In July 1861 the Evangelical Lutheran Synod of Canada (Canada Synod) was organized by the former Canadian Conference of the Pittsburgh Synod. In 1867 the Canada Synod helped organize the General Council. In 1908 the Central Canada Synod organized as a result of English activity of the General Council. In 1918 both synods became part of the United Lutheran Church in America. In 1925 the Canada Synod and the Central Canada Synod merged, retaining the name Evangelical Lutheran Synod of Canada (Canada Synod). In 1962 the Canada Synod reorganized as the Eastern Canada Synod of the Lutheran Church in America, comprised of the provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Prince Edward Island, Quebec and most of Ontario. In 1985 the Eastern Canada Synod withdrew from the Lutheran Church in America to join with the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Canada to form the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada. In 1986 the new church began to function officially, retaining its membership in the Lutheran Council in Canada.
Inscriptions:
See Reverse view
Date of Original:
Between 1900 and 1920
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 13.5cm
Image Height: 9cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
LSPH329
Collection:
Eastern Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada fonds
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    fltLatitude: 43.5668
    Latitude: 43.5668 Longitude: -80.91643
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
Wilfrid Laurier University Archives & Special Collections
Reproduction Notes:
LSPH Disc3
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75 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON Canada N2L 3C5

St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Milverton, Ontario
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St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Milverton, Ontario


Postcard of the original St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Milverton, Ontario. The church was located on William Street.