Jordanhill College of Education Christian Union

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Jordanhill College of Education Christian Union

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  • Glasgow Training College Students' Christian Union

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The Christian Union of Jordanhill College of Education reported that its aim was 'to present the claims of Jesus Christ, to help all those who are sincerely seeking God to find Him, and to unite those who want to be more efficient in His Service'. It also enabled Christian fellowship and membership was open to all who accepted Jesus Christ as their Saviour, although all were made welcome. The Union held main meetings, prayer meetings, bible studies and missionary prayer meetings weekly, and sent representatives to attend external Christian Union conferences.


Glasgow, Scotland

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Jordanhill College of Education, Glasgow (1907-1993)

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GB 249

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ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).


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Created by Kirsteen Croll, February 2011.




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