The history of the "Saint-Brice" church in FRESSE-SUR-MOSELLE :
In the 10th century : The inhabitants of FRESSE-SUR-MOSELLE belonged to the parish of RAMONCHAMP, Christianity and deanery of REMIREMONT, diocese of TOUL.
When the commune of FRESSE-SUR-MOSELLE had its first church, it received a contribution from the mother church of RAMONCHAMP for its building and layout. This church was only an emergency chapel and not a temple of worship.
December 22nd 1640: Permission to celebrate devotional masses during the week.
In 1665: Faculty to administer baptisms there.
1737: the parish became independent.
1741: Building of a presbytery, its first vicar was Messire COUSERAT.
June 05, 1803: First parish priest, Father BONNABE.
The 04th December 1856: Demolition work on the old church which was falling into ruins and the construction of the present church.
This one was completed, layed out and opened for worship in 1863.
1863: Covering of the church.
1880: Installation of the organ on the gallery.
1892: Installation of a third bell.
1926 : Interior decoration of the church.
1934 : Electrification of the bells.
1936 : Strengthening of the disjointed stained-glass windows and installation of a double partition in cathedral glass.
1937 : Installation of the heating and construction of the sacristies.
1947 : Complete replacement of the organ.
- Conditions of visit (individuals) :
- Tour of exterior only
- Type of amenities :
- Historic monument or place to visit
- Subject of tourist venue - historic building :
- Religious architecture
- Location :
- In the country
- In a Regional Country Park
- Pets welcome :
ÉGLISE DE FRESSE-SUR-MOSELLE
FRESSE SUR MOSELLE
Latitude : 47.87566
Longitude : 6.78899