Churches and Religious Activities

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Churches and Religious Activities

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Church buildings and religious activities in the West Alabama area. The items are ordered by the name of the religious denomination or organization.

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Items in the Churches and Religious Activities Collection

Alberta Baptist Church, 2210 University Boulevard East, Tuscaloosa
Alberta Baptist Church was featured as the Feature Church in the Tuscaloosa News on September 26, 1969. The minister at this time was Dr. Thomas E. Halsell.

" The Alberta Baptist Church was organized in March, 1921 with eleven charter members.…

Alberta Church of Christ, 1110 26th Avenue East, Tuscaloosa
Alberta Church of Christ was featured as the Tuscaloosa News Feature Church on January 9, 1970.

"The Alberta Church of Christ began meeting in a residence in the eastern section of Tuscaloosa on November 8, 1958. The congregation has grown…

Alberta Church of the Nazarene, 2314 7th Street East, Tuscaloosa
Alberta Church of the Nazarene was featured as the Tuscaloosa News Feature Church on November 21, 1969.

"Alberta Church of the Nazarene is located at the corner of 7th Street East and 24th Ave. East., just two blocks north of University…

Alberta United Methodist Church, 2101 10th Street East, Tuscaloosa
Alberta United Methodist Church was featured as the Tuscaloosa News Feature Church on December 26, 1969. Gerald R. Duncan was pastor of the church at this time.

"The Alberta United Methodist Church is located at 2101 Tenth Street East, one block…

Bethel Baptist Church, 3003 25th Street, Tuscaloosa
Bethel Baptist Church was featured as the Tuscaloosa News Feature Church on April 24, 1970.

"Bethel Missionary Baptist Church was organized in 1881, with the Reverend Delaware Jackson, a local citizen of Tuscaloosa, as the organizer and first…

Big Sandy Baptist Church, 14611 Old Greensboro Road, Tuscaloosa
Big Sandy Baptist Church was the Tuscaloosa News Feature Church on September 25, 1970.

"Big Sandy Baptist Church is located on the Old Highway 69, 10 miles south of Tuscaloosa. The Church was founded prior to 1857, for at that time it was accepted…

Calvary Baptist Church, 1121 10th Street, Tuscaloosa
Calvary Baptist Church was the Tuscaloosa News Feature Church on September 19, 1969.

"Calvary Baptist Church began in 1910. The first house of worship was built by Mr. F.W. Monnish as a memorial to his son, Sage. The church was called Sage Monnish…

Central Church of Christ, 336 Hargrove Road, Tuscaloosa
Central Church of Christ was the Tuscaloosa News Feature Church on August 21, 1970.

"Beginning in 1937, the Central Church of Christ met at 602 26th Avenue for thirty years. The new building at Hargrove Road and Wood Manor was completed in August…

Christ Episcopal Church and Rectory, 605 Lurleen Wallace Boulevard North, Tuscaloosa
In 1828, the sum of $1700 was subscribed for the erection of the church. Work on the church did not commence until 1829 and was complete in 1830. William Nichols, State Architect of Alabama, may have designed the church.

In 1831 Rev. Alva Woods…

Church of the Holy Spirit, 733 James I. Harrison Jr. Parkway East, Tuscaloosa
Church of the Holy Spirit was the Tuscaloosa News Feature Church on March 26, 1971.

"To serve the growing needs of Catholics in Tuscaloosa the Church of the Holy Spirit was built in 1964. It continues into the second century the work of St. John…