What was the religion of Australia before Christianity?

Of the convicts and settlers, most were members of the established Church of England and Ireland with lesser numbers of Nonconformist Protestants, Catholics and other faiths. The first religious census in 1828 divided the early colony into four groups: Protestants, Catholics, Jews and Pagans.

Who brought Christianity to Gold Coast?

Roman Catholic and Anglican missionaries came to the Gold Coast from the 15th century. A school was established in Cape Coast by the Anglicans during the time of Philip Quaque, a Ghanaian priest.

Which country brought Christianity to Africa?

In the 15th century Christianity came to Sub-Saharan Africa with the arrival of the Portuguese.

Where was the first Church of Christ in Brisbane?

By 1909 the Petrie Bight location was inadequate, so the First Church of Christ, Scientist, Brisbane took over a floor in the Brisbane Permanent Building and Banking Co Ltd’s premises at 139 Adelaide Street, between Edward and Albert Streets.

How does the dockside Marina in Brisbane work?

Dockside Marina provides modern marina facility for National and International yachts. This includes water and shore power supply to each berth. The Marina consists of concrete and styrene floatation walkways and finger berths. The floating pontoons are connected to the shore by an aluminium gangway link bridge.

Where is the Church of Christ Scientist Brisbane?

The First Church of Christ, Scientist, Brisbane (1940) is a two-storey masonry building located on the western end of North Quay in the Brisbane central business district (CBD). Erected as the result of the growth of the church in the first half of the 20th century, it continues to serve the needs of its congregation.

What was the first recorded history of Brisbane?

History of Brisbane. Brisbanes recorded history dates from 1799, when Matthew Flinders explored Moreton Bay on an expedition from Port Jackson, although the region had long been occupied by the Jagera and Turrbal aboriginal tribes.