RT @CatherineUNHCR Strange to say "Happy #WorldRefugeeDay" when we all wish it was unnecessary. But there is so much to celebrate about refugees: courage; resilience; the indomitable strength of hope + love. Today is for you - who teach us what humanity is. I will always be proud to say I knew you. pic.twitter.com/TiYcJiJBKd
Last Fall David and Sharon Kent contacted St. James’ for the express purpose of being able to visit and photograph our church bell. Through a series of email conversations it was learned that the bell was donated in memory of David’s Great Uncle, Rybert Kent, a long time parishioner, who died in 1893. David is writing a book chronicling his family history – a photograph of the bell will form an important part of this history.
Our church directory is available to view on your mobile device! Instant Church Directory – the program we use to build our church directory – has a free app for church members to download on their Apple, Android and Kindle Fire devices.
Bottom right is St. James. The picture is found in the Saturday, July 30, 1938 Whig Standard under the title “Many Beautiful Church Buildings Have Been Erected in Kingston.” These newspaper pages were donated by Sharon Duce.