National Christian Heritage Sunday
The annual celebration is held on the first Sunday in February each year. Celebrating the Gospel of Jesus Christ arriving on our shores with Richard Johnson’s First Service on Australian Soil.
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Sunday 5th February 2017 will be the 229th anniversary of the first known Christian Service on Australian soil by the Rev Richard Johnson the First Fleet’s Chaplain on 3rd Feb 1788.
For more details :
Leigh Hatcher (Sydney’s Hope 103.2 FM Open House program) and Associate Professor Stuart Piggin talk on the History of Christianity in Australia. Stuart has written a new book on this subject. http://d1iujfyugbouvc.cloudfront.net/SOH-2013-05-26-OH_StuartPiggin-intro2.mp3
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