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Mount Pleasant in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Francis Asbury

1745-1816

 

—Pioneer Methodist Bishop in America —

 
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By Devry Becker Jones, December 24, 2017
1. Francis Asbury Marker
Inscription.
South side of statue:
Francis Asbury
1745-1816
Pioneer
Methodist Bishop
in America


East side of statue:
His continuous journey through cities,
villages and settlements from 1771 to 1816
greatly promoted patriotism, education, morality,
and religion in the American Republic—Act of Congress

North side of statue:
The Prophet
of the Long Road


West side of statue:
If you seek for the results of his labor
you will see them
in our Christian Civilization

 
Location. 38° 55.661′ N, 77° 2.202′ W. Marker is in Mount Pleasant, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on 16th Street NW north of Harvard Street NW. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3045 Mt. Pleasant St NW, Washington DC 20009, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fashionable 16th Street (a few steps from this marker); The Trolley Arrives in Mount Pleasant (within shouting distance of this marker); Everyday People (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Turbulence and Change
Francis Asbury Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 24, 2017
2. Francis Asbury Marker
(about 400 feet away); The Wilson Center (about 500 feet away); Upheaval and Activism (about 600 feet away); Social Justice (about 700 feet away); Ambassadors of Faith (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Pleasant.
 
Also see . . .  Francis Asbury (Lukeman). (Submitted on December 24, 2017, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
 
Categories. Churches & ReligionPatriots & Patriotism
 
Francis Asbury Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 24, 2017
3. Francis Asbury Marker
Francis Asbury Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 24, 2017
4. Francis Asbury Marker
Francis Asbury Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 24, 2017
5. Francis Asbury Marker
Francis Asbury Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 24, 2017
6. Francis Asbury Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 24, 2017, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 69 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 24, 2017, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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