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Woodstock in Shenandoah County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Reformed Church in the United States

Synod of the Potomac, Classis of Virginia

 

— St. Paul's Reformed Church, Woodstock, Virginia —

 
Reformed Church in the United States Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, October 23, 2020
1. Reformed Church in the United States Marker
Inscription.  
Members of the Reformed Church were among the first settlers of the Shenandoah Valley.

The Rev. Michael Schlatter, Superintendent of Missions, visited a Reformed Congregation here on May 11, 1748.

The Classis of Virginia was organized in the original church located near here in May, 1825.

The Centennial Anniversary was observed here in May, 1925.

The Final Meeting of the Classis after its incorporation in the Potomac Synod of the Evangelical and Reformed Church was held here in May, 1940.

This tablet was dedicated as a memorial by the Classis of Virginia at its final meeting.
 
Erected 1940 by The Classis of Virginia.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionColonial EraSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 38° 52.76′ N, 78° 30.425′ W. Marker is in Woodstock, Virginia, in Shenandoah County. Marker is at the intersection of East Spring Street and South Main Street (U.S. 11), on the
The sign is on the side of the church. image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, October 23, 2020
2. The sign is on the side of the church.
The St. Paul's Church is now part of the United Church of Christ, which is descended from the Reformed Church movement.
right when traveling west on East Spring Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 235 South Main Street, Woodstock VA 22664, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Welcome to Woodstock's Lovework (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lest We Forget (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mount Jackson (approx. 0.2 miles away); County of Shenandoah (approx. 0.2 miles away); Toms Brook (approx. 0.2 miles away); Strasburg (approx. 0.2 miles away); This Building of (approx. 0.2 miles away); Town of New Market (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Woodstock.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 23, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 23, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 38 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 23, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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