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Christ's Role, As He Might Have Meant It: a Discussion
It seems that organized religion has assumed the role of Christ in the dispensation of Truth, be it relating to the church itself or in the very Word of God. The Pope, when speaking in his official capacity, is considered to be the mouthpiece of God."...
Religions >> Christianity
The Pagan Roots of Democracy
I stepped into the voting booth with civic pride and religious inspiration. The pastors urged the congregation to renew America and vote for a good Christian man, Ronald Reagan. I voted a straight Republican ticket. Those godless Democrats were no better than...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Truth, Lies and the Holocaust
Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to know how to lie well. -Samuel Butler Over the years, I have heard many tales of tragedy and persecution committed against Neo-Pagans around the country. From folks losing jobs, losing...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
The First Congregational Church of Wicca
Witchcraft is a religion of field and grove, river and stream. In coven or individually, we perform rituals to renew our connections with the Goddess and God. However, what suits one may not answer the needs of another. This need is being satisfied by a new...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Martin Luther
Martin Luther was a German theologian, a priest and a monk, a scholar and a writer. He was the leading figure of the Protestant Reformation.
Saga of Times Past >> Biography
Story of the Celts: The Celts of Ireland
The Celts of Ireland [ 33 ] The Celts arrived in Ireland by 350 B.C (some say earlier) and they thrive there to this day. A claim might be made that the Celtic Irish are among the world's oldest nationality groups. Despite periods when foreigners tried in...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
The Sacred Wheel: The Sabbats
The Wheel of the Year honors the never ending cycle of life, death, and rebirth. It expresses the belief which Pagan religions hold that time is circular, not linear. The Sabbats are derived from the rich traditions of seasonal festivals as celebrated by...
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays

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your church's property? A church's polity or governance determines the answers to questions such as these. What Is Congregational Church.
A major concern surfaces when the discussion centers around the topics of elders, elder rule, and the congregational form of church government.
Organizational Models Found Among General Baptist Churches
Four models of church government are common among our churches. 1.
The Savoy Declaration
Westminster Confession concerned with Congregational church government. In these chapters, the autonomy of local churches is asserted.
Examining Congregational Leadership and Church. Government (Nashville: Broadman & Holman, 2003); Peter Toon et al., Who Runs the Church?

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Congregational church - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Congregationalist polity - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Congregationalism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Congregational Church Governance
Who owns your church's property? A church's polity or governance determines the answers to questions such as these.
Common mistakes in congregational church government - Baptist
Feb 8, 2006 In short, congregational church government is not meant to entail a monthly “free for all” under the disguise of a church business meeting.

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