Femme Osage Evangelical Church - Femme Osage, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 38° 38.226 W 090° 56.431
15S E 679250 N 4278518
Marker giving history of the Femme Osage Evangelical Church now known as the Femme Osage United Church of Christ.
Waymark Code: WMDNTT
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 02/06/2012
Published By:Groundspeak Regular Member GEO*Trailblazer 1
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Text of marker:

The Femme Osage Evangelical Church

First German Evangelical congregation west of the Mississippi.  Founded in 1833 by Rev. Hermann Garlichs from Bremen, Germany.  His successor in a 45 year ministry was the Rev. Casper H. Bode.  The present church building was erected in 1888.  For 33 years was located in this parish the Theological Seminary of the Nirchenverein Des Westens (Later the Evangelical Synod of North America), now known as Eden Theological Seminary and located in Webster Grove, Mo.

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