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[Magic lantern service] (lantern service, Southowram, Yorkshire (West Riding), England, 1902)

Type of event
lantern service
Full title
Magic lantern service
Date
1902
Audience
3 weeks Van mission
People linked to event

WILLIAMS, Captain   (fl. 1890s-1900s) – lecturer

Organisations linked to event

– organiser

Reference
‘Fruit Gathering’ in Church Army gazette

“'Strong – Crying': The Wakefield II Van with Capt. Williams and Bro. Richads has been working in this district during the past three weeks, and has had a most successful mission. The services have been attended by a great numbers , especially on Sunday evenings and when the lantern was used. The pictures used to explain the life and death of our Lord were affecting in the extreme, and as the old, old story was told of the Saviour's bitter agony and wondrous love, many could not refrain from tears (...).”

Lucerna ID 7001008

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 19 February 2011

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