Bishopton United Church (Bishopton, Que.)

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Bishopton United Church (Bishopton, Que.)

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Bishopton United Church, initially of Methodist denomination, was organized around 1860 in the area of Dudswell. In 1925, when the United Church of Canada was founded, amalgamating the Methodist, Presbyterian and Congregational Churches, Bishopton Methodist Church decided to join the Union. From 1942 to 1956, it belonged to the East Angus-Bishopton Pastoral Charge. Since 1965, Bishopton United Church is part of the East Angus-Bishopton-Bury Pastoral Charge. Bishopton United Church is under the jurisdiction of the Quebec and Sherbrooke Presbytery of the Montreal and Ottawa Conference of the United Church of Canada. The Church is governed by the Board of Stewards and the Congregation in cooperation with the women's organizations within the Church, such as the Sunshine Society and the United Church Women.


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