Historic Markers Across Georgia



Christ Church — The Mother Church of Georgia



Marker ID: GHS 25-5
Location: Church at Johnson Square, Bull St., Savannah, GA
County: Chatham
Coordinates: N 32° 4.777    W 081° 5.462
  32.079616    -81.09103
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM3XYJ
Christ Church — The Mother Church of Georgia Marker  



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This Episcopal Church was the first house of worship established with the founding of Georgia in 1733. Early rectors included the Rev. John Wesley (1736-37), who began the earliest form of Sunday school and published the first English hymnal in the coloni



 

 

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