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Biblical Inspiration and Authority

EditorialJuly/August, 2013Volume 48, Number 4 The last time the Church of the Brethren Annual Meeting addressed the issue of Biblical inspiration and authority was in 1979. One …

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Biblical Inspiration and Authority Statement, 1979 Annual Conference

Inasmuch as some members of our constituency are raising concerns about the Brethren view of the inspiration and authority of the Bible, and because our …

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Taking Jesus Seriously

EditorialMarch/April 2010Volume 45, Number 2 Jesus. We call Him Master and Lord. And so He is. Yet there seems to be what could be called a “practical atheism” …

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The Prayer Veil (Annual Conference Statement)

Whereas, the long-time-honored practice of sisters wearing the prayer veil is being greatly neglected over the general Brotherhood, and Whereas, many brethren and sisters no …

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QUERY: RELIGIOUS PLURALISM AND HEADSHIP OF CHRIST

WHEREAS: We find ourselves in the midst of an ever increasing religious pluralism of non-Christian faiths in our society; and, WHEREAS: The need for clarity about the …

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The Gist of the Church of the Brethren

The following document is from 22 February 1936. It is included for historical reference to show that some of the concerns of the BRF were …

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