First Church of Christ, Scientist (Orlando, Florida)

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First Church of Christ, Scientist
Orlando Scientist Greek Church01.jpg
Former First Church of Christ Scientist, now the St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church
First Church of Christ, Scientist (Orlando, Florida) is located in Florida
First Church of Christ, Scientist (Orlando, Florida)
First Church of Christ, Scientist (Orlando, Florida) is located in the US
First Church of Christ, Scientist (Orlando, Florida)
Location 24 North Rosalind Avenue, Orlando, Florida
Coordinates 28°32′34″N 81°22′35″W / 28.54278°N 81.37639°W / 28.54278; -81.37639Coordinates: 28°32′34″N 81°22′35″W / 28.54278°N 81.37639°W / 28.54278; -81.37639
Built 1926-27[2]
Architect George Foote Dunham[2][1]
Architectural style Classical Revival, Other[1]
NRHP Reference # 80000956[1]
Added to NRHP June 3, 1980

The former First Church of Christ, Scientist, edifice located at 24 North Rosalind Avenue, across from Lake Eola, in Orlando, Florida is an historic church building that was added to the National Register of Historic Places on June 3, 1980. The building is now owned by St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church. First Church of Christ, Scientist, now holds services at 915 North Ferncreek.[3]

National Register listing[edit]

  • First Church of Christ Scientist
  • (added 1980 - Building - #80000956)
  • Also known as St. George Orthodox Church
  • 24 N. Rosalind Ave., Orlando
  • Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
  • Architect, builder, or engineer: Dunham, George Foote
  • Architectural Style: Other, Classical Revival
  • Area of Significance: Architecture
  • Period of Significance: 1925-1949
  • Owner: Private
  • Historic Function: Religion
  • Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
  • Current Function: Religion
  • Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church[edit]

St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church is under the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America and the Very Reverend Father John E Hamatie is the Presiding Priest.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "National Register of Historical Places - Florida (FL), Orange County". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-06-18. 
  2. ^ a b "St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church". Florida Heritage Tourism Interactive Catalog. Florida's Office of Cultural and Historical Programs. 2007-06-18. 
  3. ^ The Christian Science Journal, February, 2007, p. 102

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