Manual of the Congregational and Christian Churches

Manual of the Congregational and Christian Churches : A Compendium of Information, Forms and Services (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Manual of the Congregational and Christian Churches: A Compendium of Information, Forms and Services The extensive task of compiling the material was com mitted by the Executive Committee to the Secretary of the Council, Rev. Charles Emerson Burton, D.D. In undertak ing the task the Secretary consulted numerous manuals used in the past by both Congregational and Christian churches. In the latter body there was found no authoritative manual except for the Southern Christian Convention. Among Congregational churches the only authorized manual dis covered was that called The Council Manual, which was prepared by instruction of the National Council in 1892, authorized by the meeting in 1895, and definitely approved in 1898. Many other manuals published by individuals without denominational authorization were carefully con sulted, including those of Rev. Joseph E. Roy, D.D., Rev. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 292 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 15mm | 395g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
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  • 0243034148
  • 9780243034147