Doctor & Mrs Thomas Porter Print Page
A window donated by the Baptist Union commemorates Reverend Dr Thomas Porter and his wife.
Dr Porter was a medical practitioner who left a successful practice in the United States of America to enter the ministry. He came to Australia and worked in Ballarat, Victoria when he accepted a call to the Petersham Baptist Church in New South Wales. He was a Minister for sixty years and was President of the Baptist Union of New South Wales in 1899-1901.
|Address:||11 Currie Crescent, Canberra Baptist Church, Kingston, 2604|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -35.316962|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 23rd February, 1929|
I am the Good Shepherd - St John X:11.
To Dr & Mrs Thomas Porter who served their Generation in Sixty Years of faithful Ministry.
Their children shall rise to call them Blessed