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book of church government and discipline

Associate Synod of North America.

book of church government and discipline

by Associate Synod of North America.

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Published by Printed by Butler & Lambdin in Pittsburgh .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementagreed upon and enacted by the Associate Synod of North America, at Pittsburgh, June 6, 1817.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX8999.A7 A2 1817
The Physical Object
Pagination66 p.
Number of Pages66
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5964236M
LC Control Number65058532
OCLC/WorldCa2505129

  The Book of Order (Book of Government, Book of Discipline, and Book of Worship): An Ordination Exam Study Guide for Use in the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC) Janu dsonnenberg Study Guides: EPC Ordination Exams Study Guides: EPC . THE BOOK OF CHURCH ORDER OF THE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH IN AMERICA CHAPTER 1 The Doctrine of Church Government CHAPTER 2 The Visible Church Defined CHAPTER 26 Amending the Constitution of the Church PART II -- THE RULES OF DISCIPLINE CHAPTER 27 Discipline - Its Nature, Subjects and Ends.

of The Book of Government, The Book of Discipline and The Book of Worship), the Westminster Confession of Faith (including the Larger and Shorter Catechisms), and the document Essentials of Our Faith. 1 All these documents are subordinate to the Scripture, which is “the supreme and finalFile Size: 2MB. The Historical Development of the PCA Book of Church Order Catechism on the Government and Discipline of the Presbyterian Church () The following is a transcript of an original document from , a copy of which is preserved in the PCA Historical Center. Four other copies are known to exist (see bibliographyat the end of this page).

Page 3. TO THE MEMBERS OF THE AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH, IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA: Beloved Brethren, We deem it necessary to annex to our book of discipline, a brief statement of our rise and progress, which we hope will be satisfactory, and conducive to your edification and growth in the knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ. The Book of Discipline OF THE BIBLE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH CHAPTER I The Nature and Purposes of Discipline 1. Ecclesiastical discipline is the exercise of that authority which the Lord Jesus Christ has committed to the visible Church for the preservation of its pur ity and good order. It may be either judi cial or administrative. Size: KB.


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The first and greatest reason of Church-government, we may securely with the assent of many on the adverse part, affirme to be, because we finde it so ordain'd and set out to us by the appointment of God in the Scriptures; but whether this be Presbyteriall, or Prelaticall, it cannot be brought to the scanning, untill I have said what is meet to some who do not think it for the ease of their inconsequent opinions, to.

The Book of Government and The Book of Worship, and succeeding Assemblies adopted numerous amendments. The Book of Discipline in its present form was ratified by the 36 th General Assembly (), substantially revising the version approved by the 17 th General Assembly ().

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The Book of Order is a governing document of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), abbreviated as PC(USA). It is divided into four parts: The Foundations of Presbyterian Polity, Form of Government, Directory for Worship, and Rules of Discipline.

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[Associate Synod of North America.].The current Book of Order contains Rules for Assembly, Acts of Assembly, and Forms for Discipline as amended through the 39th General Assembly (). To navigate the volume online, use the bookmarks panel on the PDF.

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