Old First Presbyterian Church

820 Broad St, Newark, New Jersey

Presbyterian churches in Newark, New Jersey

church software buttonraising funds button

Location of Worship


820 Broad St Newark New Jersey 07102-2710 Jump to map

Service Times


Sundays 11:00am

Sunday Worship Service (Sanctuary)

Contact Info


Call Pastor: 973-642-0260 Call Office: 973-642-0260 Send Fax: 973-643-5304 Email Rev. Marcia Sapp Salter Email Mrs. Brenda E. Bayley Visit Website
Share this page:
Tumblr
LinkedIn
Reddit
XING
WhatsApp
VK
Telegram


About Old First Presbyterian Church


  • MISSION AND VISION STATEMENT

    "Transforming Lives Through Christ"

    First Presbyterian Church in Newark (PCUSA), also known as "Old First Church", was founded in 1666. The Church stands as a symbol of spiritual values in the midst of the downtown community of the City of Newark. Old First Church has a rich treasure of authentic records, which declares that it is "the Church that founded Newark." The church was once the seat of government for Newark, producing pastors that served as the first presidents of Princeton, Harvard and Yale universities. In addition, it was one of the churches that helped found Princeton University. It was also historically used as a regular stop on the "Underground Railroad" for Harriet Tubman and others which passageways through the church's cellar are still accessible.

    Old First Church is housed in a nationally registered historical landmark, and is a Christian congregation committed to serving Newark and the surrounding community.

    It would be our greatest pleasure to have you worship with us!

    We believe you will discover many wonderful people here, and feel the warmth of the love of Christ. We are here to serve and would be honored if there is any way First Church can pray for or minister you and your family.

Old First Presbyterian Church Photo Gallery

Other Church Leaders

Children and Youth Activities


Ministries

Community Activities

Other Information

  • Parking: Free parking available in the Jeep parking garage located on Lafayette St. Just mention you're visiting the church.
  • Dress Code:
  • Adult Congregation:
  • Under 18 Congregation:
  • Other Information:

Location Map





Old First Presbyterian Church Contact Form
Subject:
Your Name:
Your Email:
Message:
Subscribe to Old First Presbyterian Church updates
Subject:
Subscription to Old First Presbyterian Church updates
Your Name:
Your Email:
As soon as Old First Presbyterian Church updates this page, you'll be notified by email.