Roma, QLD - Church of Christ
Denomination: Church of Christ
Traditional Owners: Mandandanji people
Last Updated: 07/07/2022
History and Architecture:
The Roma Church of Christ began its journey of faith with regular meetings on 16 October 1888. The Church was born from a visit from American Church of Christ evangelist Austin Mordaunt.
An historical plaque in the grounds reads, The historic Church Bell was first installed as a church bell in October 1876 at the then Congregational church in Arthur Street, Roma. The Roma Church of Christ purchased the Congregational Church building and hell in August 1896. During the Second World War, the hell-was moved to t he original Church 01. Christ minister's residence in William Street to serve as an air raid alarm.
This list may not contain every serving cleric, past or present, for this church.
Further submissions welcomed.
|1888 - 1892||Rev A. Mordaunt|
|1888 - 1892||Rev W. S. Houchins|
|1888 - 1892||Rev G. B. Anderson|
|1888 - 1892||Rev H. Tilcock|
|1888 - 1892||Rev J. F. Pitman|
|1888 - 1892||Rev H. Mahon|
|1888 - 1892||Rev R. G. Gilmour|
|1888 - 1892||Rev P. D. McCallum|
|1888 - 1892||Rev W. J. Parslow|
|1888 - 1892||Rev T. G. Mason|
|1917 - 1920||Rev W. Rothery|
|1920 -||Rev W. E. Reeve|
|1921 - 1924||Rev H. C. Spratt|
|1924 - 1925||Rev George E. Burns|
|1926 - 1927||Rev Stan Vanham|
|1930 - 1931||Rev Silas Jenner||1901||1964|
|1931 - 1932||Rev Lionel Johnstone|
|1935 - 1938||Rev Harold W. Street||1939|
|1939 - 1942||Rev Victor G. Boettcher||1992|
|1943 - 1946||Rev Lyle Wylie|
|1947 - 1949||Rev Victor T. Parker|
|1950 - 1952||Rev R. Clymer|
|1954 - 1955||Rev H. E. Paddick||2014|
|1956 -||Rev Stan Vanham|
|1958 - 1960||Rev Cliff Perkins||2006|
|1961 - 1962||Rev Victor G. Boettcher||1992|
|1963 - 1966||Rev Barry Nowitzke||1991|
|1966 - 1970||Rev Don H. Paddon|
|1972 - 1974||Rev Mervyn J. Gibson|
|1975 - 1980||Rev Arthur F. Griffiths|
|1982 - 1983||Rev Terry Williams|
|1985 - 1986||Rev Ken Cramphorn|
|1988 - 1991||Rev Trevor Pedler|
|1992 - 1997||Rev Greg Murphy|
|1998 - 2007||Rev Greg Lobegeiger|
|2009 - 2011||Rev Myles Waldron|
|2012 - 2013||Rev Gary Hine|
|2013 - 2015||Rev Shane Matterson|
|2015 - 2017||Rev Bradley Graham|
|2018 -||Rev Daniel Gill|
No information currently available. Submissions welcomed.
1. Roma Church of Christ Celebrating 130 Year's 20-21 October 2018 Our Journey of Faith. Via Roma Historical Lodge.
2. Ryerson Index.