St. Paul's Presbyterian Church

1929 - after 1996


From Joao Soares:

St Paul's was the first Portuguese speaking church of Newark who originated in the kitchen of the Sixth Presbyterian Church in 1929. Sometime after 1935 the Presbytery of Newark asked St Paul's to take over the building as St. Paul's Presbyterian Church. St. Paul's was/is an immigrant church with sermons in Portuguese made up of Portuguese and Brazilian members.

Reverends Addresses Archive


Reverend From To
Samuel S. Rizzo 1929 December 21, 1945
Wilson de Castro Ferreira June 1947 September 1948
Anthony A. Monteiro 1940 1974
Edijéce Martins Ferreira 1974 1976
Joel Paulo de Souza Jr 1976 1979
João Wilson Faustini 1982 1996

Address From To
117 Union Street   Present

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