Research conducted by MultiSite Solutions in 2017 shows that within a 10-minute radius of the new church
location in Downers Grove there are approximately 250,000 unchurched people.
Rev Thompson said the new church
would provide much-needed new space for Christian worshippers in the capital, as existing churches were finding it hard to accommodate the high number of worshippers.
The low-keyed consecration of the new church
was attended by the Northern Province Governor Reginald Cooray, Consul General of India in Jaffna A.
The new church
would be funded by the sale of adjoining land for building houses but more importantly by the sale of the St Winifrede's site for redevelopment.
MEMBERS of the New Church
, Grove Place, Dalton, celebrated its 190th birthday on Saturday with a special service.
The New Church
is a Life of Love, without any pain, but it also has a two-fold purpose.
The new church
for the Orthodox Syriac community will be a mean to boosting brotherhood between Muslims and Syriac community, Gurdal said in a press statement.
The Rev Karen Reeves is asking people what they'd like to see in the new church
and grounds, and what they think people need from the church.
We expect the new church
to have higher visibility in today's society to give witness to the Good News," said Pastor Joel Dautheville, EELF president.
Strovolos Municipality Mayor Savvas Iliofotou explained to the Mail that two permits are needed for the new church
to be built: planning permission, granted by the Town Planning Department, and a building permit, issued by the local authority.
We are Catholics but not Roman Catholics," Lubega said, adding that the new church
, while not under Pope Benedict XVI, recognizes him and prays for him.
A procession had been due to take place through the town to the new church
on The Avenue, but this was cancelled due to the appalling wet weather.