The Religious Forces of the United States: Enumerated, Classified, and Described : Returns for 1900 and 1910 Compared with the Government Census of 1890 : Condition and Characteristics of Christianity in the United States

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Charles Scribner, 1912 - Christian sects - 488 pages
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Page 351 - But when they deliver you up, take no thought how or what ye shall speak ; for it shall be given you in that same hour, what ye shall speak. For it is not ye that speak, but the Spirit of your Father, which speaketh in you.
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Page 227 - 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 church. And we judge it best that they should stand fast in that liberty wherewith God has so strangely made them free.
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Page 180 - All regularly constituted Lutheran Synods, not now in connection with the General Synod, receiving, and holding with the Evangelical Lutheran Church of our fathers, the Word of God, as contained in the Canonical Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments, as the only infallible rule of faith and practice, and the Augsburg Confession as a correct exhibition of the fundamental doctrines of the Divine Word, and of the faith of our Church founded upon that Word...
Page 278 - A Presbytery consists of all the ministers, and one ruling elder from each congregation, within a certain district.
Page 121 - ALTHOUGH churches be distinct, and therefore may not be confounded one with another ; and equal, and therefore have not dominion one over another ; yet all the churches ought to preserve church communion one with another, because they are all united unto Christ, not only as a mystical, but as a political head, whence is derived a communion suitable thereunto.
Page 370 - We believe that there is one God, whose nature is Love, revealed in one Lord Jesus Christ, by one Holy Spirit of Grace, who will finally restore the whole family of mankind to holiness and happiness.

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