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The First United Methodist Church

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Address: 1800 Third Avenue, Jasper, AL 35501-5314
Phone Number: (205) 387-2111
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Sun 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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A fantastic exhibition of Beaux-Arts architecture.

The building was built between 1912 to 1921. The congregations dates back to the 1830's. The exterior is white marble. Inside the forty foot dome a breathtaking stained glass... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 23, 2015
Terry S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

The building was built between 1912 to 1921. The congregations dates back to the 1830's. The exterior is white marble. Inside the forty foot dome a breathtaking stained glass mural with over 30,000 pieces of glass. The pipe organ has exposed pipes behind the choir loft and it sounds beautiful! One pew has a plague marking the location where President... More 

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Parrish, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

This church is worth taking the time to visit. The roof of the main building is absolutely beautiful. You can enter from the behind and use an elevator. Some one will be there to show where the elevator is located.

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Jasper, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

This is a beautiful, white marble, historic church that is best seen on Sunday morning from one of the pews. Not only is the white marble just beautiful, but once inside, the center of the church rises up to a 40 ft. stained glass dome (one of a kind) that will simply take your breath. It was given by a... More 

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Cullman, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Wear your Sunday best -there is a traditional service in the just rebuilt sanctuary. Majestic stained glass windows and a magnificent pipe organ and the whole interior was recently restored after the 2011 tornado ( 5 million in damage). Or, wear your jeans to a more contemporary service in the Family a Life Center. Get there in in time for... More 

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Rainbow City, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

A visit to Jasper would be incomplete without seeing the beautiful stained-glass dome inside the First United Methodit Church.

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Montgomery, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2011

Beautiful stained glass windows. Pew where FDR sat during Bankhead funeral. AMAZING stained glass dome over the sanctuary.

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