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  • Foyle Valley Covenanters: A History of Bready Reformed Presbyterian Church, 1765–2015
  • Dewey Decimal Number: 285.2416
  • No. of Copies: 2
  • Author: William Roulston
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  • Publication Date: 2017
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  • No. of Pages: 184
  • ISBN: 9781909556942
  • Format: Paperback
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In the middle of the eighteenth century a community of Covenanters in the Foyle Valley emerged from the shadows to form a congregation. The first minister was ordained in 1765 and six years later a site at Bready was secured for a meeting house. since then the members of this small but significant congregation have been active in preserving a Reformed Presbyterian witness in the district as well as contributing to many other aspects of local life. Through a detailed study of the congregational and denominational records, this book explores the ministers and ministries, the life and work of the congregation, the buildings, the families, and the relationship between the Covenanters of Bready and the state.
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