The Christ Church, Bidhan Sarani, Calcutta, India


The Christ Church, Calcutta, India

The Christ Church is located at Bidhan Sarani, previously known as Cornwallis Street Calcutta, India .The Christ Church is a an old and historical place built by Bishop Wilson and dedicated in 1839.  The first Presbyter-in-Charge of this church was Rev. Krishna Mohan Banerjee and he served this Church from 1839 to 1852.   The Church is the oldest in this area in Kolkata and  has been asserting the Good News in the life of Christian Community for over one hundred and seventy years, although it is located in this predominantly Hindu surroundings. The Christ Church has around three hundred and fifty members. Christ Church Girls High School is an integral part of this church.  It is also a historical institution located in the heart of Dum Dum near the Kolkata Airport.  The school  also houses a boarding facility for girls.

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