First Church of Christ, Scientist

Address8591 Ralston Rd., Arvada, 80002
QuadArvada, 1965 (1980)
SectionS10, T3S, R69W
SourceFirst Church of Christ, Scientist, Records.
SeealsoSaint Matthew's Episcopal Mission
Initialdate1992-11-03 00:00:00-07
Latestdate1994-07-28 00:00:00-06
HistoryThe church building at 5695 Yukon St., was purchased from Saint Matthew's Episcopal Mission in 1919, and dedicated as The First Church of Christ, Scientist in 1921. An acre building site was purchased in 1954 at 8591 Ralston Road. The first service in the new church was held on Easter Sunday, 1955. The church was dedicated on October 15, 1961. (Christian Science Churches are not dedicated until they are free from debt.)