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Eliot Congregational Church

  • Roxbury, United States
  • 56 Dale Street Roxbury, MA 02119-2298, USA 
  • +1 617 445-7525 
  • Eliot Congregational Church is located in Roxbury at the intersection of Walnut Avenue and Dale Street. Church in Victorian Gothic style was built in 1873. A distinctive feature of the interior of the church has lovely stained glass production Louis Tiffany, which were established in 1905. In 1994 the church was included in the National Register of Historic Places.

    One of the first settlements of Europeans that have arisen in the Massachusetts Bay Colony in the middle of the XVII century, was Roxbury. This settlement was recognized as a city in 1848, and in 1868 it was annexed to Boston and became its suburban areas. Prior To middle of the XIX century was held tram line connects Roxbury in Boston and the area began to be built up intensively residential houses and temples. At this time in Roxbury emerged one by one three parishes Congregational Church.

    Congregational community originated in England in the late XVII century. Many members of these communities have gone to North America and settled in New England around Massachusetts Bay. Congregationalists defended the independence of each community secular or ecclesiastical authorities and felt that each congregation of the Church should be autonomous.
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