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Principles of church government

William H. Perrine

Principles of church government

with special application to the polity of Episcopal Methodism and a plan for the reorganization of the General conference into two distinct, separate and concurrent houses

by William H. Perrine

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Published by Phillips in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Methodist Episcopal Church -- Government

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by J.H. Potts.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19550895M

      Review: “Perspectives on Church Government: Five Views of Church Polity” edited by Chad Owen Brand and R. Stanton Norman January 7, Ap / Curt Parton If you want to have a deeper understanding of the different views on church leadership, this book will be very useful. Jared W. LudlowThe book of Acts was written by Luke after his Gospel as the second part of a great two-volume work on Jesus Christ and the early Christians. Whereas the Gospel of Luke focuses on the life and ministry of Jesus Christ, the Acts of the Apostles builds upon what Jesus did and taught (see Acts ), recounting the story of the young, emerging Church and the .

    CHURCH GOVERNMENT. guv'-ern-ment: $ I. APPROACH TO SUBJECT$ 1. The General Sense 2. The Local Sense $ II. INTERNAL ORDER$ 1. Subjects of Admission 2. Definite Organizations 3. Ministers (1) General (2) Local 4. Ecclesiastical Functions (1) Control of Membership (2) Selection of Officers, etc. (3) Observations of Ordinances 5. Biblical Principles of Government is a week course designed for adults and teenage students that deals with a broad variety of topics relating to family, church, and civil government. It includes teaching on history, evolution, economics, charity, education, and basic civics — .

    That Prelaty opposeth the reason and end of the Gospel three ways, and first in her outward form.. After this digression it would remain that I should single out some other reason which might undertake for Prelaty to be a fit and lawfull Church-government; but finding none of like validity with these that have already sped according to their fortune, I shall adde one reason why it is . THE PRINCIPLES OF GOVERNMENT OF THE ANGLICAN CHURCH IN HAWAII, TRACED TO THEIR SOURCE,. FOR. THE SETTLEMENT OF CERTAIN CONTROVERTED QUESTIONS. By a Charter of Incorporation granted to Bishop Staley and his associates on Nov. 6, , and amended Nov. 7, , the corporation so created was empowered to "take and receive, have .


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