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constitution of the United Presbyterian Church in the United States of America [1961-1962]

United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.

constitution of the United Presbyterian Church in the United States of America [1961-1962]

by United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.

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Published by Office of the General Assembly of the United Presbyterian Church in the United States of America in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. -- Catechisms and creeds.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX8955 .A3 1961
    The Physical Object
    Pagination351 p.
    Number of Pages351
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4922186M
    LC Control Number76243127

    PREFACE The Constitution of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), as defined in G consists of The Book of Confessions (Part I) and the Book of Order (Part II). The Book of Confessions contains the Nicene Creed, the Apostles’ Creed, the Scots Confession, the Heidelberg Catechism, the Second Helvetic Confession, the Westminster. Another notable church was established in the first Presbytery in Philadelphia. In time, the presbytery would be joined by two more to form a synod () and would eventually evolve into the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America in

    III. THE CONSTITUTION DEFINED. The Constitution of the Presbyterian Church in America, which is subject to and subordinate to the Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments, the inerrant Word Of God, consists of its doctrinal standards set forth in the Westminster Confession of Faith, together with the Larger and Shorter Catechisms, and the Book of Church Order, comprising the Form of Government. The provisions of this chapter shall apply to all particular churches of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) except that any church which was not subject to a similar provision of the Constitution of the church of which it was a part, prior to the reunion of the Presbyterian Church in the United States and The United Presbyterian Church in the.

      The Constitution of the Presbyterian Church in the United States — that is to say, the Westminster Confession of Faith, the Larger and Shorter Catechisms, the Form of Government, the Book of Discipline, and the Directory for Worship — was unanimously and solemnly declared to be the Constitution of the Church in the Confederate States, with.   In the United States, women may be ordained in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and the United Church of Christ, but not in the Presbyterian Church in America or the Reformed Churches of the United States. References - "Common Order." The Church of Scotland online, "Church Hymnary." The Church of Scotland online,


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The new church was named the United Presbyterian Church Origin:Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Presbyterian Church in the United States grew out of regional and theological divisions within the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America (PCUSA), the first national Presbyterian denomination in the U.S.

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