Forbes, NSW - St John's Lutheran (10235)

Year Built: 1954

Denomination: Lutheran

Saint: John

Address: Rankin Street, Forbes, New South Wales, 2871

Last Updated: 05/01/2021

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History and Architecture:

The first services in the Forbes area were held at Bareenong. In 1931 it was canvassed to move services to Forbes. The first services were held in the CWA Hall. The foundation stone was laid on 5 August 1934 vy Pastor W Lehmann.

Clergy:

This list may not contain every serving cleric, past or present, for this church.
Further submissions welcomed.

Years Name Annotation D.o.B D.o.D
1899 - 1913 Pastor G. Simpfendorfer ELSA
1913 - Pastor Fiedler ELSA
1911 - 1912 Pastor Hauesler ELSA
1913 - Pastor Graebner ELSA
1906 - 1919 Pastor G. Backen ELSA
1952 - 1954 Pastor J. Pietsch ELSA
1954 - 1958 Pastor Schmaal ELSA
1959 - 1963 Pastor B.G. Klien ELSA
1964 - 1968 Pastor A. Lock ELSA
1969 - 1972 Pastor K. Herrmann LCA
1972 - 1976 Pastor G. Venz LCA
1977 - 1982 Pastor C. Georg LCA
1983 - 1988 Pastor T.W. Kowald LCA
1989 - 1994 Pastor N. Schmocker LCA
1994 - Pastor K.P. Pfitzner LCA
2012 - Rev Robert Hanmann LCA

Organ:

No information currently available. Submissions welcomed.

Extracts:

The Lutheran Church of Forbes. 1934 - 1994 The 60th Anniversary of ST Johns Lutheran Church