July 12, 2023
St. Luke's Historic Church & Museum
Part II: The Struggle for an American Episcopal Church
The Established Church of England was a source of much ire that contributed to the American Revolution. With the end of the War Anglicans in Virginia and elsewhere had to reinvent themselves for a new American context. Come and hear about the struggles of the early Protestant Episcopal Church in America.
History from the Old Brick Church Summer Series
This Summer we are launching a Summer Series on the History of the Anglican Church in Virginia. This will be an informal gathering around lunch (bring your own lunch, cookies and drinks will be provided). Part I: The Parish System in Colonial Virginia, Part II The Struggle for an American Episcopal Church, Part III. The History of Newport Parish . This is a free program but registration is required! We will meet in the boardroom of the Administration building at St. Luke’s.