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Sunday Speaker Series – A Variety of Religious Experiences: Natives, Africans and Europeans in Early Virginia

October 17 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

James Ingram, Jr.

The Revolutionary Black Baptist Preacher Gowan Pamphlet 

Colonial Williamsburg historian James Ingram, Jr. shares the inspiring story of Gowan Pamphlet, an enslaved preacher who gained his freedom, became one of the country’s first ordained black ministers, and helped found First Baptist Church in Williamsburg, one of the nation’s oldest African American congregations. Ingram will show how Pamphlet negotiated strictures imposed by the law and slave owners to lead a ministry that thrives to this day. Wine & cheese reception with speaker follows.

Wine & cheese reception with speaker follows.

Tickets: $70.00 for series or $25.00 per in-person presentation.

Organizer

Historic Christ Church

804.438.6855

Sunday Speaker Series – A Variety of Religious Experiences: Natives, Africans and Europeans in Early Virginia

October 17 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Historic Christ Church , 420 Christ Church Rd Weems, VA 22576

James Ingram, Jr.

The Revolutionary Black Baptist Preacher Gowan Pamphlet 

Colonial Williamsburg historian James Ingram, Jr. shares the inspiring story of Gowan Pamphlet, an enslaved preacher who gained his freedom, became one of the country’s first ordained black ministers, and helped found First Baptist Church in Williamsburg, one of the nation’s oldest African American congregations. Ingram will show how Pamphlet negotiated strictures imposed by the law and slave owners to lead a ministry that thrives to this day. Wine & cheese reception with speaker follows.

Wine & cheese reception with speaker follows.

Tickets: $70.00 for series or $25.00 per in-person presentation.

Organizer

Historic Christ Church

804.438.6855

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