Life Church, Edinburgh

Life Church, Edinburgh

Denomination: Independent
Address: 17 West Richmond Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9EB
Local Authority: Edinburgh
Listing: B

Church Overview

he Life Church was built as an Original Secession Chapel in 1813. It is a plain classical two-storey rectangular building with a colonnade of Greek Doric columns.

The interior is galleried, recast by TGeorge Washington Browne in 1886.


Sunday 11.00 am

Opening Arrangements

Open 10 am to 12 noon Wed-Fri


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Life Church, Edinburgh


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