Baptist Church manual

By J. M. PENDLETON, D.D.

J. M. PENDLETON, D.D.

CHURCH MANUAL DESIGNED FOR THE USES OF BAPTIST CHURCHES

Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1867, by the AMERICAN BAPTIST PUBLICATION SOCIETY 

In the Clerk’s Office of the United States District Court in and for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

J. M. Pendleton

Chapter 5 Church Manual

CHAPTER V THE GOVERNMENT OF A CHURCH There are three forms of church government, indicated by the terms Episcopacy, Presbyterianism, and Congregationalism. Episcopacy recognizes the

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APPENDIX Church Manual

APPENDIX I. BUSINESS MEETINGS OF A CHURCH, ASSOCIATIONS, ETC. WHERE the spirit of Christian love and courtesy prevails, very few rules are necessary in the

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