new icn messageflickr-free-ic3d pan white
Image from page 695 of "Churches of Aberdeen : Historical and Descriptive" (1909) | by Internet Archive Book Images
Back to photostream

Image from page 695 of "Churches of Aberdeen : Historical and Descriptive" (1909)

Identifier: churchesofaberde00gamm

Title: Churches of Aberdeen : Historical and Descriptive

Year: 1909 (1900s)

Authors: Gammie, Alexander

Subjects: Aberdeen

Publisher: Aberdeen : Aberdeen Daily Journal Office

Contributing Library: University of Guelph Library

Digitizing Sponsor: Scottish Studies Foundation (Canada)



View Book Page: Book Viewer

About This Book: Catalog Entry

View All Images: All Images From Book


Click here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book.



Text Appearing Before Image:

accepted. Mr.Ritchie was inducted at Aberdeen on 15thMay, 1878. He came with a lengthenedexperience, having been minister at Thursofor two years, and at Toberdoney for 20years. Well versed in the Scriptures, witha ready command of language, and a sin-gular appropriateness in his Scripturalreferences and quotations, Mr. Ritchiespulpit style was terse and impressive. Hewas most conscientious and methodical inhis pastoral work, and the true friend ofall in trouble. In the denomination heoccupied an honoured place, holding theModeratorship of Synod in 1893. Hisdeath occurred on 4th November, 1894,and he was buried in Allenvale Cemeteryamid many manifestations of sorrow. Thefeature of Mr. Ritchies ministry in Aber-deen was the removal of the congregationto the neat and comely building in SkeneTerrace at its junction with Crimon Place.The removal was a compulsory one—theTown Council acquiring the old buildingin order to carry out important street im-provements, and undertaking to erect in


Text Appearing After Image:




Note About Images

Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been digitally enhanced for readability - coloration and appearance of these illustrations may not perfectly resemble the original work.

0 faves