Brougham Place Uniting Church Celebrated 150 Years
of South Australia
linking with the past to inform the future
Synod of South Australia Historical Society welcomes all those
and organisations interested in the aims of the Society.
To stimulate interest in the history of the Uniting Church and of the three churches – Congregational, Methodist & Presbyterian – which came together in union in 1977.
To promote the collection and preservation of historical documents and records, and the recording of reminiscences of church life.
To publish historical articles and lectures.
To co-operate with other societies interested in the history of South Australia.
The Society is governed by a Council which reports to the South Australian Synod of the Uniting Church in Australia.
Membership is open to individuals and organisations interested in the aims of the Society.
Membership includes the News-letter, published three times a year, which contains various features relating to the history of the Church in South Australia.
Two lectures are normally given each year and most are published for sale.
From time to time, walks or tours to various churches and other locations of interest are organised.
The endowed Gordon Rowe Lecture is presented biennially. The Rev Gordon Rowe was the inaugural president of the S.A. Methodist Historical Society.
The Society’s Collection is housed at 44A East Avenue, Black Forest.
Public - Wednesdays 1-4 p.m.
The History Centre is closed for the summer vacation and
will open again on 2nd february, 2011.
Charles Biggs, An Ecumenical Adventure:
A History of The Adelaide College of Divinity 1979-2009
The launch will take place on Friday, 24th February, 2012.
Edwin A Curnow ,
,“Pioneering Para Plains:
Early stories and Primitive Methodism
In addition, a separate Index is now available at a cost of $5. If required, this should be ordered, as indicated below, at the same time as ordering the book.
Soft cover book - $40; plus postage and packing As postage costs have changed in recent times –please do not send payment when ordering but await advice on amount to be forwarded.
Orders can be emailed to email@example.com )
Photographs supplied by Val Canty
Picture: Brougham Place Uniting Church.
Picture: SA Synod Uniting Church History Centre, East Avenue, Black Forest.