This Week in Texas Methodist History

Date Posted: 10/28/2014

Longest Session of Texas Annual Conference (8 Days) Held in Galveston, October 24-31, 1866

The twenty-seventh session of the Texas Annual Conference convened at Galveston on Wednesday morning, October 24, 1866.  It did not adjourn until Wednesday night, October 31, making it the longest session on record.  That statement must be qualified since delegates did not hold business sessions on Sunday, but spent the day in worship…
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