First Protestant Church of New Braunfels celebrates 175th anniversary

First Protestant Church of New Braunfels was founded in 1845. (Ian Pribanic/Community Impact Newspaper)
First Protestant Church of New Braunfels was founded in 1845. (Ian Pribanic/Community Impact Newspaper)

First Protestant Church of New Braunfels was founded in 1845. (Ian Pribanic/Community Impact Newspaper)

First Protestant Church of New Braunfels will celebrate its 175th anniversary on March 22. In 1845, the founders of New Braunfels held their first church service on Good Friday, March 21. In 1875, the church's current building made of cut limestone from the Landa Quarry was built at 172 W. Coll St., New Braunfels. 830-609-7729. www.firstprotestant.com
By Lauren Canterberry
Lauren began covering New Braunfels for Community Impact Newspaper in 2019. Her reporting focuses on education, development, breaking news and community interest stories. Lauren is originally from South Carolina and is a graduate of the University of Georgia.


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