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" As our American brethren are now totally disentangled both from the state and from the English hierarchy, we dare not entangle them again either with the one or the other. They are now at full liberty simply to follow the Scriptures and the primitive... "
The Religious Forces of the United States: Enumerated, Classified, and ... - Page 227
1893 - 478 pages
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A Constitutional History of American Episcopal Methodism

John James Tigert - 1908 - 626 pages
...English hierarchy, we dare not entangle them again, either with the one or the other. They are now at full liberty, simply to follow the Scriptures and the primitive church. And we judge it best that they should stand fast in that liberty wherewith God has so strangely made...
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The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge ..., Volume 7

Johann Jakob Herzog, Albert Hauck, Samuel Macauley Jackson, Charles Colebrook Sherman, George William Gilmore - Theology - 1910
...jurisdiction. The closing words of this letter were: " They [the Methodists in the United States] are now at full liberty simply to follow the Scriptures and the primitive Church. And we judge it best that they should stand fast in that liberty wherewith God has so strangely made...
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Christian Unity in Effort: Something about the Religious Faiths, Creeds and ...

Franklin Jones Firth - Christian union - 1910 - 272 pages
...then considered themselves "totally disentangled both from the State and the English hierarchy, and at full liberty simply to follow the Scriptures and the Primitive Church," "and", said Wesley, "we judge it best that they should stand fast in that liberty wherewith God has...
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A History of the Christian Denomination in America, 1794-1911 A.D.

Milo True Morrill - 1912 - 407 pages
...he wished to avoid, quoting Mr. Wesley's will for the American societies as follows: "They are now at full liberty simply to follow the Scriptures and the primitive church. And we judge it best that they stand fast in the liberty wherewith God has so strangely made them free."1...
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Methodist Review, Volume 25

1843
...Wesley, after he had given us a plan, or "sketch," of church organization in this country, left us "at full liberty simply to follow the Scriptures and the primitive church." From this we see that this great man venerated " the primitive church," and considered a high degree...
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Handbook of All Denominations: Containing an Account of Their Origin and ...

Macum Phelan - Sects - 1915 - 191 pages
...English hierarchy, we dare not entangle them again, either with the one or the other. They are now at full liberty simply to follow the Scriptures and the Primitive Church. And we judge it best that they should stand fast in that liberty wherewith God has so strangely set...
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Doctrinal Standards of Methodism, Including the Methodist Episcopal Churches

Thomas Benjamin Neely - Methodism - 1918 - 355 pages
...his special aid. solves and the right to do it, as he says in his circular letter : " They are now at full liberty simply to follow the Scriptures and the primitive Church." Doctor Thomas Coke, and the new elders, carrying the plan of reorganization with them, sailed from...
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Source Book and Bibliographical Guide for American Church History

Peter George Mode - United States - 1921 - 735 pages
...Knglish hierarchy, we dare not entangle them again, either with the one or the other. They are now at full liberty simply to follow the Scriptures and the primitive church. And we judge it best that they should stand fast in that lil>erty wherewith God has MI strangely made...
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Yearbook of American Churches: 1st -40th Issue; 1915-1972

Sects - 1922
...English hierarchy, we dare not entangle them again, either with the one or with the other. They are now at full liberty simply to follow the Scriptures and...then proceeded to form a Methodist Episcopal Church, and elected both Coke and Asbury superintendents, or bishops. Doctrine In theology the Methodist Churches...
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The American Quest for the Primitive Church

Richard Thomas Hughes - Religion - 1988 - 257 pages
...affirmation of the separation of church and state six years before the First Amendment]. They are now at full liberty simply to follow the Scriptures and the Primitive Church. And we judge it best that they should stand fast in that liberty wherewith God has so strangely made...
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