Images of Irish Non-Subscribing Churches: 22. Ballymena

Faith Mission full view side

The Non-Subscribing meeting-house of 1845, now Faith Mission

Date plaque Ballymena 03

Date stone

Ballymena was built and opened by the new Remonstrant congregation in the town in 1845 and designed by the Belfast architect Thomas Jackson. Despite early promise the congregation didn’t flourish and was finally sold in 1926, later becoming a Faith Mission Church.

You can read about the history of the building here:

https://velvethummingbee.wordpress.com/2017/08/17/remonstrant-meeting-house-ballymena/

 

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