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Primitive church government, in the practice of the Reformed in Bohemia

Primitive church government, in the practice of the Reformed in Bohemia

Or, an account of the ecclesiastick order and discipline among ... the Unity of the Brethren in Bohemia. With some notes of John-Amos Comenius ...

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Published by Printed in the year in [Edinburgh?] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 7601, no.12).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 7601, no. 12.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[16],56p.
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16801130M

  But rather, that they kept the Sabbath duly; caused their children to be baptized, according to the primitive Church; taught them the articles of the Christian faith, and the commandments of God. The king, having heard the report of the said commissioners, said, with an oath, that they were better men than himself or his people.” Book I. Chap. V. In their attempts at thorough reform, the Puritans pointed out that the Reformed churches of the Continent had abolished unbiblical forms, such as government by bishops, the use of the word ‘priest’, the wearing of clerical vestments, the imposition of a liturgy, the office of absolution, the observance of holy days, the public reading of.

Reformed Episcopal Book of Common Prayer The Reformed Episcopal Church 53rd General Council. 1 THE ORDER FOR DAILY MORNING PRAYER The Minister shall begin the Morning Prayer by reading one or more of the following Sentences of Scripture in a voice audible to Size: KB. A Condensed History of the Church of God. By J.V. Kirkland. The New Testament Church "Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand," began the gospel of Jesus Christ, in the wilderness of Judea, in the days of Tiberius Caesar; and since the world has stood there has never been an announcement of an event connected with more importance than this one.

Church and government in Reformed perspective HTS 61(3) The idea that there could be any part of human society, which had nothing to do with religion, did not exist in ancient cultures, or in early Christian history, the Middle Ages or the Reformation period. Religion is the dominant factor in the politics and government of Muslim. The Church in History. Book by B.K. Kuiper. A standard survey of the history of the Christian church from A.D. 33 to modern times, The Church in History by B.K. Kuiper has long been the textbook of choice for many secondary schools and Bible institutes. Detailed and fact-filled yet balanced and .


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