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Loved every minute of the whole experience. Thanked by the locals and the pastor for taking time to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BIGTRAVELLER
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Best way to spend Sunday afternoon

The ride to the Tabernacle was about 20 minutes from Beale street. Service started at 11:30 but... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
gator33
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Mi.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 21 June 2008

I was lucky enough to be in Memphis on a Sunday in late April. We attended the 11:30 mass on Sunday. It just happened to be Al's birthday that day. We were fortunate that he was there, but I think it would be an amazing...More

70  Thank pull4ud
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Reviewed 23 May 2016

Went to Al Green's service this morning. It was a very promising start with Al himself presiding and some great gospel singing. One of the deacons welcomed the many tourist visitors and said she hoped we would find something good to take away from the...More

13  Thank murphymurphy2016
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved every minute of the whole experience. Thanked by the locals and the pastor for taking time to attend during a vacation. You are given an envelope for a donation but I didn't mind because the whole experience of the choir singing and Rev Al...More

1  Thank BIGTRAVELLER
Reviewed 14 October 2018

The ride to the Tabernacle was about 20 minutes from Beale street. Service started at 11:30 but there was a bible study going on before. We were to lucky that the Reverend Al Green was preaching. The choir was rocking and the music was powerful....More

2  Thank gator33
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We arrived early and realised it didnt start untill about 12 ish . So went back and thank god we did !!! It was a highlight of our trip we wasnt sure if we could just walk in so crept up to the door and...More

1  Thank margerieh2016
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

My Church Youth Group had the pleasure of traveling from Georgia and Alabama again this year to visit Memphis this past Labor Day weekend. Once again we had the pleasure of visiting Full Gospel Tabernacle, where Bishop Al Greene is the Pastor. Once again the...More

3  Thank jacklyn12017
Reviewed 29 July 2018

this is a great experience, a bit off track if you don't have a car but our lovely taxi driver came back for us when the service was finished.

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Reviewed 7 July 2018

We drove to Memphis from Oxford Ms and it was worth every mile ! His voice is still perfect and he injects humour into his service . An fabulous experience and one that I would thoroughly recommend.. we certainly did !

1  Thank stuart g
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Several years ago, after I graduated from the University of Mississippi with my M.Ed., my family and I went to Memphis for the weekend to celebrate. We stopped by the Full Gospel Tabernacle and we were so glad that we did! the Reverend Al Green...More

4  Thank Mechelle D
Reviewed 24 May 2018

I'd always wanted to experience a full Gospel Tabernacle Church - and really glad we made the effort to come along. How lucky we were - Rev Al Green was amazing and uplifting - his smile is incredible and infectious. Everybody is welcome and we...More

5  Thank FINDER22
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We attended service at the Full Gospel Tabernacle Church while visiting Memphis. Thoroughly enjoyed the service and Reverend Al Green was awesome. His sermon was very well received by all.

Thank 14pamn
Reviewed 5 April 2018

What a great sunday we had! 2 hours of pure gospel, and some prayers. Al himself talked and sang! Wow wow wow!

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Escape763823
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Response from FloatingontheRiver | Reviewed this property |
It’s a regular church not a tourist attraction, although tourists do attend. No tickets required. Customary collection plate is there to make an offering during the service.
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4 July 2018|
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Response from Mechelle D | Reviewed this property |
Call the church early Sunday morning.
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5 June 2018|
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Response from FloatingontheRiver | Reviewed this property |
Full Gospel Church is just a few miles away from Graceland. In my experience they haven’t had a Christmas Eve service. So if you are in Memphis Sun, Dec 23, that would be your opportunity to attend. Services start at... More
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