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In 1823, work was being completed on a parsonage for the Congregational Church. Because impending cold weather would cause the mortar to fail, the pastor gave permission for work to continue on the Sabbath. The congregation…“was horrified, protests were made, the ensuing troubles drove the pastor out of the church, and split the membership into four factions.” One of the factions (that included the pastor) was led into the Episcopal Church and in 1827, became known as St. Luke’s Church in Granville, Licking County.