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The Freethinking Christians' Quarterly Register

By: Freethinking Christians

...terature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE FREETHINKING CHRISTIANS' QUARTERLY REGISTER, VOL. I Author: Language: English Subjec... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... ...by man to express his feelings towards, and to mark his reverenee for, his great creator. Prayer is sometimes, in a loose sense, taken as including... ...th18 'lS properlg to st!tf)e, God ·".aRa glortf.Y nim iTt the 'fl:orld--the great 'lvork ttJe 'Utere made' '~j'or~, IJ1!d. .t:O,. 'lohicb, tl'e, are... ... him as their common parent~ I propose to shew that these ideas are neither founded in reason, nor justifiable from scripture; and first, to try th~... ... gross and palpable absurdity. . Some-finding the position. untenable, when founded on the creative po,,·er of God-maintain it on the ground of hjs ... ...llg Christiall' 'UJe rejer tAe retider ·to "Evans's Sketch of the Different Denominations of the · Cf~Religious World." . ~'.The Freethin,king Chri...

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List of Christian denominations

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...ifiable religious body under a common name, structure, and doctrine within Christianity.[1] Divisions between one group and another are defined by doc... ...s, Anglicans or Baptists), while others are just a few small churches, and in most cases the relative size is not evident in this list. Modern movemen... ... size is not evident in this list. Modern movements such as Fundamentalist Christianity, Pietism, Evangelicalism, Pentecostalism and the Holiness move... ...stalism and the Holiness movement sometimes cross denominational lines, or in some cases create new denominations out of two or more continuing groups... ...movement sometimes cross denominational lines, or in some cases create new denominations out of two or more continuing groups (as is the case for many... ...nd complexities are not clearly depicted here. Between denominations, theologians, and comparative religionists there are consider... ...ch considers itself the One Holy Catholic and Apostolic Church that Christ founded.[7] As such, the Catholic Church does not consider itself a denomin... ...siders itself to be the One Holy Catholic and Apostolic Church that Christ founded. As such, the Eastern Orthodox Church does not consider itself a de... ...angelical Episcopal Churches Diocese of the Great Lakes Diocese of the Holy Cross ...

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The Useful Arts and Manufactures of Great Britain

By: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain). General Literature Committee

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org MANUFACTURES OF GREAT BRITAIN Title: THE USEFUL ARTS AND MANUFACTURES OF GREAT BRITA... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... ... OF GENERAL LITERATURE AND EDUCATION, APPOINTED BY THE SOCIETY FOR PROMOTING CHRISTIAN KNOWLEDGE. 1 LONDON: PRINTED FOR THE SOCIETY FOR PROMOTING CHRI... ...ortars, and hand or horse mills, for reducing the cotton to a pulp; but some Christian labourers having obtained the management of the paper-mills at ... ...eir varieties and sources. All tanned leather is classed and known under two denominations, hides and skins. From these there are three kinds of leath... ...number of grains in a ley, gives the number of hanks per pound. This rule is founded on the fact that a ley is jth of a hank ; and 1,000 grains is equ... ...as ; I have but a part of a circle and the line ; upon those all designs are founded, and I must group and transpose those objects that I create from ...

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Wesleyan Methodist Church (Great Britain)

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... Region Great Britain The Wesleyan Methodist C... ...esleyan Methodist Church was the name used by the major Methodist movement in Great Britain following its split from the Church of England after the d... ...ed to the title to differentiate it from the Welsh Calvinistic Methodists, founded by George Whitefield who like Wesley and his brother Charles had be... ...who like Wesley and his brother Charles had been a member of the Holy Club in Oxford to which the (originally derogatory) epithet "Methodist" was firs... ... Christianity ... ...ousness Christian perfection ... ... Categories Former Methodist denominations All stub articles ... ...ed to the title to differentiate it from the Welsh Calvinistic Methodists, founded by George Whitefield who like Wesley and his brother Charles had be... ... Categories Former Methodist denominations All stub articles ...

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Illustrious Chinese Christians; Biographical Sketches

By: Bentley, William Preston, B. 1862

...P. BENTLEY Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org CHRISTIANS Title: ILLUSTRIOUS CHINESE CHRISTIANS Author: W. P. BENTLEY... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...China of to-day is iiinorant of her chief g}oTj —the strong- and beautiful Christian characters of some of her children. To make their acquaintance ha... ...er of the gospel. There were obstacles, however, in the way. The first and greatest of these was that Jiis wife could not read, and while she was a he... ... degree of Chu-Kun. Meantime lie liappened into our chapel on Ilai Ta Men (Great Street), was intcM-ested in the word preached, came again and again, ... ...ll he requested to have his salary reduced.'' When St. John's Cijllcgc was founded, at Shang- hai, ^Fr. Yen was called to servi^ on the faculty. For e... ...se Tract Society, and was looked up to by Christians of all the Protestant denominations as one of their great leaders. He did a great deal of valuabl... ...rotherhood, but held a high place in the estimation of Christians of other denominations. He was often consulted by them on important re- ligious matt...

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Assemblies of God in Great Britain

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...l website www.aog.org.uk Assemblies of God in Great Britain (AOG) is a Pentecostal... ...ebsite www.aog.org.uk Assemblies of God in Great Britain (AOG) is a Pentecostal de... ...Assemblies of God Fellowship, the British Assemblies of God forms part of the largest Pentecostal denomination in the world.[1] ... ...ory The British Assemblies of God came into being in Birmingham in 1924.[2] Mattersey Hall, founded in London in 1919, is the offic... ...Ministries References ^ Center for the Study of Global Christianity - Status of Global Mission... ...ity - Status of Global Mission (2005) ^ Kay, William K. (2002). "Assemblies of God in Great Britain and Ireland". In Stanley ... ... Categories Assemblies of God Pentecostal denominations Rel... ...tecostal denominations Religious organizations established in 1924 Christian denominations established in ... ...enominations Religious organizations established in 1924 Christian denominations established in the 20th c...

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A Collection of Treaties between Great Britain and Other Powers : Vol. 1

By: Great Britain; Chalmers, George, 1742-1825

...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... ...... ...al convenience. Having enjoyed a pleafure in collecting the Treaties between Great Britain and other nations, in adjlifting their dates, and in compar... ...ollows : CHARLES the Second, ly the Grace of God, King of Great Britain, &c. CHRISTIAN the Fifth, by the Grace of God, King of Denmark and Norway, &c.... ...y 49 o TREATIES [1259 may have at the rime of this declaration, be not con- founded with the bills and letters of exchange which are in the pofiefilo... ...agreed upon between them, on which the general work of pacification might be founded, the aforefaid mod Serene and mod Potent Princes defired, in a fr... ... that cabinet ware and turnery, and every thing that is included under thofe denominations, as alfo mufical inftruments, fhall pay ten per cent, ad va...

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Christian culture

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...Part of a series on Christianity ... ... Jesus in Christianity ... ... Jesus in Christianity V... ... Denominations ... ... Christendom[1][2] has several meanings. In a cultural sense, it refers to the religion itself, or to the worldwide ... ... 7 Major Christian denominations 7.1 Sizes of denomi... ... imperial persecution of Christians after the ascension of Constantine the Great and the Edict of Milan in AD 313 and the First Council of Nicaea... ... vision of Christendom was a vision of a Christian theocracy, a government founded upon and upholding Christian values, whose institutions are spread ... ...espite the Catholic Church's doctrine that it alone is the one true Church founded by Christ. Subsequently, each government determined the religion of...

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Illustrious Chinese Christians; Biographical Sketches

By: Bentley, William Preston, B. 1862

...P. BENTLEY Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org CHRISTIANS Title: ILLUSTRIOUS CHINESE CHRISTIANS Author: W. P. BENTLEY... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ... 234 DEDICATION. To those noble men and women- educators and others—whose Christian lives and labors have made the writing of such a book possi- ble,... ...er of the gospel. There were obstacles, however, in the way. The first and greatest of these was that his wife could not read, and while she was a hel... ...the degree of Chu-Run. Meantime he happened into our chapel on Hai Ta Men (Great Street), was interested in the word preached, came again and again, m... ...will he requested to have his salary reduced." When St. John's College was founded, at Shang- hai, Mr. Yen was called to serve on the faculty. For eig... ...e Tract Society, and Avas looked up to by Christians of all the Protestant denominations as one of their great leaders. He did a great deal of valuabl... ...rotherhood, but held a high place in the estimation of Christians of other denominations. He was often consulted by them on important re- ligious matt...

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Christian library

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... Christian Theological libraries have their origins in the Jewish religion whose practice and transmission ... ...actice and transmission depended on the keeping and duplication of sacred texts. Like Judaism, Christianity depends fundamentally on the preservation ... ... Contents 1 Early Christian libraries ... ... 1.7 The Near East 2 Libraries in the monastic setting ... ... 4.3 The Enlightenment 4.3.1 Great Britain ... ...nastic libraries in Britain. Once the Roman occupation ended in the mid-Fifth century, Columba founded the meditation and copying center at Iona off t... ... the shift of surviving monastic collections to the universities. Many universities which were founded in the 16th century had their libraries enriche... ... denominational growth (which generated demand for clergy and brought in funding required from denominations and benefactors); some have prospered fro... ... For example: Decline in church membership within many denominations The smaller numb...

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Census of Great Britain, 1851. Report and Tables

By: Great Britain. Office of Population Censuses and Surveys; Mann, Horace, 1796-1859

...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... ...y an Methodists: Original Connexion New Connexion Primitive Methodist* Bible Christians - Wesleyan Methodist Association Wesleyan Reformers Calvinisti... ...t evidence of the hearty co-operation of the clergy and the ministers of all denominations in this voluntary labour. Such returns have been obtained f... ...ere religious principles or prejudices are inextricably involved. Nor yet to Christian ministers and teachers, and the Christian church in general, ca... ...ions have from time to tima occurred, are understood ; and of these the mere denominations give no hint.t And, more important still, these names prese... ...t ; while Edgar who had many crimes requiring expiation- is reported to have founded no less than forty-eight of these and kindred institutions in the... ... that the pro phesied millennial advent is at hand ; and a church at once is founded claiming to possess the apostolic gifts which are to be exhibited...

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Christian revival

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...n the History of Christian theology ... ...ound Theology · Early Christianity · Timeline · History of Christianity · Eccle... ... Pietism · Revivalism · John Wesley · Great Awakenings · Holiness movement · Restoration Movement&nbs... ...ristian revival, or revivalism, is increased spiritual interest or renewal in the life of a church congregation or society, with a local, national or ... ... of national decline and restoration during the history of the Israelites. In particular, narrative accounts of the Kingdoms of Israel and Judah empha... ...m sect were inspired to combat social ills at home and slavery abroad, and founded Bible and missionary societies. American coloni... ...ping the Congregational, Presbyterian, Dutch Reformed, and German Reformed denominations, and strengthened the small Baptist and Methodist denominatio... ... New York, the spirit of revival encouraged the emergence of new Christian denominations such as the Latter Day Saint Movement (including The Church o... ...rfeld in Germany and to the Netherlands. Several missionary societies were founded to support this work, such as the British-based Continental society...

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Christians under the Crescent in Asia

By: Cutts, Edward Lewes, 1824-1901

...TTS Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org CRESCENT IN ASIA Title: CHRISTIANS UNDER THE CRESCENT IN ASIA Author: E. L. C... ...terature Collection World Public Library.org CRESCENT IN ASIA Title: CHRISTIANS UNDER THE CRESCENT IN ASIA Author: E. L. CUTTS Language: Engli... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...... ...N: SOCIETY FOR PROMOTING CHRISTIAN KNOWLEDGE; SOLD AT THE DEPOSITORIES : 77, GREAT QUEE1T SIEEET, LINCOLN'S INN FIELDS; 4, EOTAL EXCHANGE; 48, PICCADI... ...ther fragments of classical architecture Visit the Pasha Ancientmonument The great mosque The Mosque of Abra- ham The Armenian Bishop, church, and sch... ...odern historians reject the documents as unauthentic. " Whether the story is founded in any degree on truth we have no means of determining. All that ... ...tion of the city is 25,000 persons. More than hall' is Christians of various denominations, mostly of the poorer classes, though they have some mercha... ...ses steep and rocky, and on the summit of the rock the walls of the city are founded. The serai, which was a kind of citadel, is on this side, and add...

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Second Great Awakening

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... The Second Great Awakening was a Protestant revival movement during the early 19th cen... ... Awakening was a Protestant revival movement during the early 19th century in the United States. The movement began around 1790, gained momentum by 18... ...lly understood.[1] It enrolled millions of new members in existing evangelical denominations and led to the formation of new denom... ... It enrolled millions of new members in existing evangelical denominations and led to the formation of new denominations. Many converts ... ...The second Great Awakening occurred in several episodes and over different denominations; however, the revivals were very similar.[4] As the most effe... ...inational churches committed to what they saw as the original, fundamental Christianity of the New Testament. They were committed to individuals' achi... ...rist. Churches with roots in this movement include the Churches of Christ, Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), and the Evangelical Christian Churc... ... in Philadelphia left the church there because of its discrimination. They founded the African Methodist Episcopal Church (AME) in Philadelphia. After... ...16. Soon after, the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church (AME Zion) was founded as another denomination in New York City. Bapti...

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Census of Great Britain, 1851. Education. England and Wales. Report and Tables

By: Great Britain. Census Office; Mann, Horace of Lincoln's Inn

...Collection World Public Library.org BRITAIN, 1851 Title: CENSUS OF GREAT BRITAIN, 1851 Author: Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literatur... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ... - - 27 iVew Connexio?i - - - • 30 Primitive Methodists - - - - - 32 Bible Christians - - - - - 33 Wesleyan Methodist Association - - . - ib. Wesleyan... ...evidence of the hearty co-operation of the clergy and the ministers of all denominations in this voluntary labour. Such returns have been obtained fi-... ...thodists : Original Connexion. Ketv Connexion. Primitive Methodists. Bible Christians. Wesleyail Association. Independent Methodists. ,.^ : Wesleyan R... ...at the pro- phesied millennial advent is at hand ; and a church at once is founded claiming to possess the apostolic gifts which are to be exhibited u... ...d order as obtaining then among the Independent churches ; and in 1831 was founded the " CongregationalUnion of England and Wales," a delegated confer... ...dWesleyan Connexionalism contrasted;" Article in "Cyclopaedia of Religious Denominations," by Rev. \\. L. Thornton, M.A, ; Minutes of the Conforciice,...

...Has bound in: Gt. Brit. Census Office. Census of Great Britian, 1851. Religious worship in England and Wales. Abridgment of the official reportof Horace Mann to the registrar-general of births, deaths and marriages. 1854; narrow margin...

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Constantine the Great

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... Colossal marble head of Emperor Constantine the Great, Roman, 4th century ... ... Part of a series on Christianity ... ... Jesus in Christianity ... ... Jesus in Christianity V... ... Denominations ... ... Constantine the Great (Latin: Flavius Valerius Aurelius Constantinus Augustus;[2] Greek: Κω... ...icer, and his consort Helena. His father became Caesar, the deputy emperor in the west in 293. Constantine was sent east, where he rose through the ra... ... had already acknowledged its strategic importance.[206] The city was thus founded in 324,[207] dedicated on 11 May 330[207] and renamed Constantinopo... ...de jure, in 367, with the silver piece being de facto continued by various denominations of bronze coins, the most important being the centenionalis.[...

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Handbook of Treaties, Relating to Commerce and Navigation between Great Britain and Foreign Powers, Wholly or Partially in Force on July 1, 1907 (With Supplement)

By: Great Britain, Great Britain. Foreign Office, Bernhardt, Gaston De, 1880

...erved' HANDBOOK OF TREATIES, &., RELATING TO COMMERCE AND NAVIGATION BETWEEN GREAT BRITAIN AND FOREIGN POWERS, WHOLLY OR PARTIALLY IN FORCE ON JULY 1,... ...AND NAVIGATION BETWEEN GREAT BRITAIN AND FOREIGN POWERS, WHOLLY OR PARTIALLY IN FORCE ON JULY 1, 1907. [WITH SUPPLEMENT.] OF THE UNIVERSITY OF . K .X ... ...ERSITY OF . K .X COMPILKD AND EDITED BY GASTON DE BEKNHAKDT, ASSISTANT CLERK IN THE LIBRARIAN'S DEPARTMENT, FOREIGN OFFICE. LONDON: HUNTED YOU HIS MAJ... ... Great Britain and Ireland, and Empress of India, Upholder and Keeper of the Christian Religion. May peace be unto you. YOUR Majesty's letters of the ... ... public service may require. ARTICLE VIII. freedom of Religious Worship. The Christian religion, as professedby Protestants or Roman Catholics, inculc... ...found by a majority of the investigating officers that the complaint is well founded and loss has been incurred, [536] N 2 180 CHINA. [September 5, 1... ...redecessors ; and though the favour or allowance called Pie del fardo be not founded on any Royal Ordinance, yet His Catholic Majesty declares, wills,... ...ur 1'evacuation des Pays ci-dessus mentionnes, par tons ses Sujets de toutes denominations quelconques. Mais si, inalgr^ cette Declaration, il y eut e... ...shing their identity, when they are enumerated on the descriptive list under denominations admitted by the Tariff of the Country of entry, in the lang...

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Christian socialism

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... Calculation in kind Cooperative ... ... Part of a series of articles on Christianity Social Christia... ... Confederation of Christian Trade Unions Catholic ... ...Centesimus Annus (1991) Caritas in Veritate (2009) ... ...ieve capitalism to be idolatrous and rooted in greed, which some Christian denominations consider a mortal sin.[1] Christian socialists identify the c... ....[6] Blessed is the man who fears the Lord, who greatly delights in his commandments!...He has distributed freely, he has g... ...hostels, almshouses, and hospitals for infectious diseases.[14] During the great famine of 368, Basil denounced against profiteers and the indifferent... ... A variety of socialist perspectives emerged in 19th century Britain. The influential Victorian art critic John Ruskin expounded theorie... ... by Ruskin. The artist William Morris was a leader of the Socialist League founded in December 1884. The Fabian Society was founded in the same year; ...

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The Problem of Christian Unity

By: Christian Unity Foundation

...RICK LYNCH Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org CHRISTIAN UNITY Title: THE PROBLEM OF CHRISTIAN UNITY Author: FREDERIC... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...... ...Published, January, 1921 INTRODUCTION The Interest in Christian Unity has greatly in- creased during the last ten years. This is due to several cause... ..., for they have greatly increased the vi INTRODUCTION acquaintance of the denominations with one an- other, increased mutual respect, and revealed th... ...neity, animated by the indwelling life of the Spirit, broadly and securely founded upon the Person, the Work, the Priesthood and the Reign of Jesus Ch... ... it be true that nations must agree or perish, it is almost more true that denominations must do likewise or meet the same end. Such af- firmations ar... ...ef in man's depravity and helplessness, and with it much of the old system founded upon it. The recogni- tion of the ability, and worth, and independe...

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Christian right

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...Part of a series on Christianity ... ... Jesus in Christianity ... ... Jesus in Christianity V... ... Denominations ... ... Christian right or religious right is a term used in the United States to describe right-wing Christian political factions th... ...however there are no overtly political organizations associated with these denominations. History ... ...o, Leo P. 1983. The Old Christian right: The Protestant Far Right from the Great Depression to the Cold War. Philadelphia: Temple University Press. IS... ...sentatives ^ A Nonbeliever. "America is not founded upon Christianity but the Enlightenment". Freethought.mbdojo.com. R... ...ouse of Commons in 2006.[135] The Social Credit Party, founded in 1935 represented a major change in Canadian religious politics. ...

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The Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland ; Volume 16

By: Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland

...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ... ALBANIAN GUN-FLINTS, &c. THE JOUKNAL OP THE ^ANTHROPOLOGICAL INSTITUTE OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND. VOL. XVI. LONDON: PUBLISHED FOB ka! Institute ... ...ch of 100 cowries, or 2 each of 200 cowries, representing to the Yorubas the denominations of the monetary values of their country as to us \d., Id., ... ...nd I only came in contact with them in their locations in Barkly West and at Christiana, in the Transvaal. I was very much struck with the strongly Tu... ...er of the Barolong and the Bakwena and Bamang- wato now profess some kind of Christianity. I think that it is certain that in some cases as, for insta... ...adily. Every Australian colony has had its missions, under various religious denominations, and always well supported by the State. The Episcopalian P... ... In Western Australia is the celebrated New Norcia Mission of Spanish monks, founded, amidst poverty and trial, by Fathers Serra and Salvado. The latt... ...nners of this people. "The language Bejawi or Bedawi (which must not be con- founded with Bedouin) is altogether an original idiom, hitherto very impe...

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Christian denomination

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...Part of a series on Christianity ... ... Jesus in Christianity ... ... Jesus in Christianity V... ... Denominations ... ... Church of the East, it represents Eastern Christianity. Eastern Christian denominations are represented mostly in Eastern Europe, North Asia, the Mid... ...stern Christianity. Eastern Christian denominations are represented mostly in Eastern Europe, North Asia, the Middle East and Northeast Africa. Wester... ...vement 3.7.2 Second Great Awakening 3.7.3 ... ... into modern times. In northern Italy and southeastern France, Peter Waldo founded the Waldensians in the 12th century. This movement has largely been... ... Smaller, founded in the 20th century ...

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The Problem of Christian Unity

By: Christian Unity Foundation

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org CHRISTIAN UNITY Title: THE PROBLEM OF CHRISTIAN UNITY Author: Languag... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...... ...Published, January, 1921 INTRODUCTION The interest in Christian Unity has greatly in- creased during the last ten years. This is due to several cause... ..., for they have greatly increased the vi INTRODUCTION acquaintance of the denominations with one an- other, increased mutual respect, and revealed th... ...neity, animated by the indwelling life of the Spirit, broadly and securely founded upon the Person, the Work, the Priesthood and the Reign of Jesus Ch... ... it be true that nations must agree or perish. It is almost more true that denominations must do likewise or meet the same end. Such af- firmations ar... ...ef in man's depravity and helplessness, and with it much of the old system founded upon it. The recogni- tion of the ability, and worth, and independe...

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Christian Identity

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...tity of an individual with certain core essential religious doctrines, see Christianity. Christian Identity (also known as ... ...ity. Christian Identity (also known as Identity Christianity) refers to a wide variety of loosely affiliated believers and ... ...uls, and can therefore never earn God's favor or be saved.[3][4] Believers in the theology affirm that Jesus Christ paid only for the sins of the Hous... ...ion must be received through both redemption and race. In many variations of Christian Identity thought, a key commonality is Brit... ...stian Identity believers reject the beliefs of most contemporary Christian denominations. They claim that modern Christian churches are teaching a Bib... ...c line can be traced from its beginnings right down to the Royal rulers of Britain and Queen Elizabeth herself.[34]:102–105 Thus Anglo-Saxons are the ... ... they can't be anti-Semitic, since in fact the true Semites "today are the great White Christian nations of the western world", with modern Jews in fa... ...rianism and biblical festivals. The Worldwide Church of God that Armstrong founded did not subscribe to the anti-Semitism commonly espoused by the Chr...

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Report on the Sanitary Conditions of the Labouring Population of Great Britain. A Supplementary Report on the Results of a Special Inquiry into the Practice of Interment in Towns. Made at the Request of Her Majesty's Principal Secretary of State for the Home Department

By: Chadwick, Edwin, 1800-1890; Great Britain. Home Office; Great Britain. Poor Law Commissioners

... Et REPORT ON THE SANITARY CONDITION OF THE LABOURING POPULATION OF GREAT BRITAIN. SUPPLEMENTARY REPORT ON THE RESULTS OF A SPIECAL INQUIRY INT... ...TARY REPORT ON THE RESULTS OF A SPIECAL INQUIRY INTO PRACTICE OF INTERMENT IN TOWNS, AT THE REQUEST OF HER MAJESTY'S PRINCIPAL SECRETARY OF STATE FOR ... ...HEALTH UBRARY CONTENTS. FAQE Sources ofinformation on which the Report is founded, ^ 1 . . . .1 Grounds of exception to the admitted necessities of t... ...s from human remains ; negative evidence, ^ 2 , . , . , . . . .4 The facts in respect to such alleged innocuousness incompletely stated, ^3 . 7 Positi... ...ries to the Health of Survivors occasioned by the delay of Interments. The greatest proportion of deaths occur in the single rooms in which families l... ...s on the rebuilding of the City of London, 6 176—Practice of the primitive Christians to bury outside cities, C^ 177 . . . . . • . • • .17- Vi CONTEN... ...ortions of space occupied for the burial of persons of different religious denominations, and as trading burial-grounds . . 272 Return of the amount o... ...ore the public. To obtain the information on which the following report is founded, I have consulted, as extensively as the time allowed and my oj)por... ...ears to have no Scriptural authority. Bingham, speaking of the pri- mitive Christians, states, " that they did not condemn the notion of going into a ...

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Christian monasticism

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...ter Il Guercino, Dayton Art Institute Christian monasticism is the devotional practice of individuals who live as... ...uals who live ascetic and typically cloistered lives that are dedicated to Christian worship. It began to develop early in the history of the Christia... ...d lives that are dedicated to Christian worship. It began to develop early in the history of the Christian Church, modeled upon scriptural examples an... ...stian Church, modeled upon scriptural examples and ideals, including those in the Old Testament, but not mandated as an institution in the scriptures.... ...Augustine) and, in modern times, the Canon law of the respective Christian denominations that have forms of monastic living. Those living the monastic... ... Lutheran Church 6.1 Other denominations 6.2 ... ...munal living with like-minded Christians. Christian monasticism has varied greatly in its external forms, but, broadly speaking, it has two main types... ...two distinct roles. In the thirteenth century “… new orders of friars were founded to teach the Christian faith,” because monasteries had declined.[6]... ...t Macarius established individual groups of cells such as those at Kellia (founded in 328.) These monks were anchorites, following the monastic ideal ...

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Deeper Experiences of Famous Christians

By: Lawson, J. Gilchrist (James Gilchrist), 1874-1946

...ON Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OF FAMOUS CHRISTIANS Title: DEEPER EXPERIENCES OF FAMOUS CHRISTIANS Author: J.... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... ...59 .273 • 28 5 ·3°1 . 3 1 3 ·329 ·339 ·353 ·3&J INTRODUCTION The great object of this book is to describe, in their own words so far as p... ...per spiritual experiences of Christians of many different ages, climes, and denominations are given in this book, it will be found that there is a w... ...ableness of moral principles. He smites the false happiness, or hap- piness founded on false principles, which is only the pre­ cursor of real perman... ...so far in advance of its times on so many great questions, was that it was founded by a poor and uneducated shoe­ naker. But many of the greatest le... ... than did that of the Old School Calvinism so common among other Protestant denominations; but it probably owed its success still more to the deep s...

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Christian fundamentalism

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...Part of a series on Christianity ... ... Jesus in Christianity ... ... Jesus in Christianity V... ... Denominations ... ... Christian fundamentalism began in the late 19th- and early 20th-century among British and American Protest... ...rtant stream was Evangelicalism as it emerged in the revivals of the First Great Awakening and Second Great Awakening in America and the Methodism mov... ...t a conservative counter-offensive. Fundamentalists sought to rescue their denominations from the growth of modernism at home."[25] ... ...ntalist seminaries were the Dispensationalist Dallas Theological Seminary, founded in 1924 by Lewis Sperry Chafer, and the Reformed Westminster Theolo... ...cing elections and policy with groups such as the Family Research Council (founded 1981 by James Dobson) and the Christian Coalition (formed in 1989 b...

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Publications from Camden Society : Royal Historical Society (Great Britain) : No. 65

By: Camden Society; Royal Historical Society (Great Britain)

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org HOSPITALLERS IN ENGLAND Title: THE KNIGHTS HOSPITALLERS IN ENGLAND Author: JOHN MIT... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...ess under the care of Dr. Vassallo,* the librarian, a man of erudition, of great talent, and * Author of a most interesting work on the antiquities of... ...f tendering my thanks for first bringing the MS. to my notice, and for the great courtesy and attention which, in common with all who frequented the l... ...tal abstinence movement "which professes to make men wiser and better than Christianity itself can make them. The pope, in truth, liked the Templar an... ...ible predecessors, a number of ascetics had gone to Palestine, not finding Christianity hard enough at home, and in the hope of winning heaven by the ... ...n, however, that the order got itself into sad scrapes with usurers of all denominations. Occasionally we meet with entries which serve to shew that t... .... Like the Templars, the Hospitallers were not an English Order; they were founded, and for the most part subsequently recruited, by and from foreigne... ...kland Minchin, or Sororum. " In the reign of King H. II. William de Erlegh founded here ahouse of Regular Canons, who, having killed his steward, and ...

Subject: Great Britain

Published for: The Camden Society ; In 1897 the Camden Society was incorporated with the Royal Historical Society

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Christianity and antisemitism

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... Boycotts Christian Econ... ...sher tax Stab-in-the-back myth ... ...sions Ghettos in Europe Pogr... ... A strain of hostility among Christians to Judaism and the Jewish people developed from the early years ... ...n Church and Synagogue, the Christian drive for converts[1] decreed by the Great Commission, misunderstanding of Jewish beliefs and practices, and a p... ...ical distrust of the Jews centred on suspicions that they preferred Rome's great rival in the Eastern Empire, Persia, to Rome as regional overlord, an... ... Many individual Christian clergy and laypeople of all denominations had to pay for their opposition with their life, including: ... ...cted and are not considered to be Christian groups by mainstream Christian denominations as well as by the vast majority of Christians around the worl... ...congregations specifically aimed to conversion of Jews. Some of these were founded by Jewish converts themselves, like the Community of Our Lady of Zi...

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Christian Memoirs; Or, The Nature of Conviction of Sin and Regeneration : Illustrated in Narratives of the Conversion of Eminent Christians

By: Humphrey, Heman, 1779-1861

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: CHRISTIAN MEMOIRS Author: Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literatur... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... ...red by merely saying, that during so many weeks, months, or years, he was in great distress of mind, and was at last ' brought up out of the horrible ... ...sentially one and the same thing at all times and in all places. None of the great and good men whose memoirs will be found in these volumes were perf... ...ly to take effect. The apostolic exhortation to sobrie- ty and vigilance, is founded on the known subtlety and malice of the adversary, ' who goeth ab... ... ness dawned within me. My prejudice, as a churchman, against those of other denominations, was now so re- moved, that I went in the evening, for the ... ...ts more conclusive than those of their adversaries." This train of remark is founded upon a deep knowledge of human nature; and I have not a single do...

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Unitarian Christian Association

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... The official logo of the UCA featuring a Christian cross. ... ...ey people Brian Hick (Editor of The Liberal Christian Herald), Mrs Denise Birks (Secretary) ... ...h traditional Unitarianism and Free Christianity. The association is based in the United Kingdom and has formal links with the General Assembly of Uni... ...rily to preserve and celebrate Unitarian Christianity. In short, the Unitarian Christian tradition is founded on a theological pos... ...ianity. In short, the Unitarian Christian tradition is founded on a theological position (originally espoused by Michael Servetus ... ...of the Jesus. In all things, in faith and deeds, we seek to follow the His Great Commandment that God is One and we should love God with all that we a... ... Denominations and movements (List) ... ...ianity. In short, the Unitarian Christian tradition is founded on a theological position (originally espoused by Michael Servetus ... ... Denominations and movements (List) ...

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Correspondence with Her Majesty's Embassy at Constantinople Respecting the Affairs of Syria [May 23, 1841-Feb. 28, 1843]

By: Great Britain. Foreign Office

...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...ountry Nejib I'asha is su])posed to have en- couraged the late attack on the Christians . . Seraskier .Mustapha Pasha appointed Commissioner to Syria ... ...ng many years Kapou Kiaja to Mehemet AH (Pasha of Egypt). He has ordered the Christians not to enter Damascus on horseback, and prohibited the wearing... ...egradation is not enough. An example is absolutely necessary, and one too of great severity. I entreat you to speak in the strongest terms to Chekib, ... ...m Chekib Effendi, Sec, that Her Majesty s Government have just received with great concern the following inibrmation, which, as it bears upon the stab... ...he arrangements in Syria intended to satisfy the wants of the Syrians of all denominations. I consider it my duty to empower Mr. Wood to act in pursua... ... permanent, and that no length of time will elapse before the former system, founded as it was upon the practice ofmore than a century, and in harmony... ...ent in Syria, has been destroyed by the Turks. According to tradition it was founded by the mother of the Virgin. K '66 The Druses near Solyma have t...

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Australian Christian Churches

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... Separations Christian Revival Crusade Of... ... www.acc.org.au Australian Christian Churches (ACC), also known as Assemblies of God in Australia (AOG... ... Australian Christian Churches (ACC), also known as Assemblies of God in Australia (AOG), is a Pentecostal Christian denomination and the Austral... ...e World Assemblies of God Fellowship, the largest Pentecostal denomination in the world. With over 225,000 adherents,[1] it is the largest Pentecostal... ...Christ, regardless of Christian denomination. It is to work to fulfill the Great Commission. Believer's baptism by single imm... ... In 1948, Commonwealth Bible College (now known as Alphacrucis) was founded to train men and women for ministry. James Wallace, an Assemblies o... ...rch Location Founded Attendance ... ... Denominations ... ... Christian denominations in Australia ...

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Christians in Action; A Record of Work in War-Time China

By: Rees, Ronald

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: CHRISTIANS IN ACTION Author: SEVEN MISSIONARIES Language: English Subject:... ...c Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: CHRISTIANS IN ACTION Author: SEVEN MISSIONARIES Language: English Subject: Fiction, L... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...... ...ANS, GREEN AND CO. 215 VICTORIA STREET, TORONTO First published PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN BY THE BOWERING PRESS, PLYMOUTH EDITOR'S PREFACE IN the hot ... ...nfronted with a grave responsibility and a new opportunity. The Protestant denominations have a total communicant membership of just over 500,000 pers... ...f adversity, made ready it may be to lead the nations into a peace that is founded on Justice, Forgiveness, Love. . V IN CENTRAL CHINA: HANKOW WINIFR... ...s been a process ofmutual gain. New- comersfromdown river, oftenfrom other denominations, have entered into the life of the Church and enriched it gre... ...l centres of fellowship through faith in a common purpose, that is, groups founded on a spiritual not a purely material or economic basis, is a tremen...

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Ecumenism

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...Brother Roger, Swiss Christian leader and monastic, who founded the ecumenical Taizé Community, and was its first prior until his m... ...d the ecumenical Taizé Community, and was its first prior until his murder in 2005. Ecumenism is any interdenomin... ... Ecumenism is any interdenominational initiative aimed at greater cooperation among Christian churches. ... ...m is any interdenominational initiative aimed at greater cooperation among Christian churches. Contents ... ... 2 Seeking a single Church 3 Christian ecumenism and interfaith pluralism ... ...ingle Church Ecumenism is the idea of a Christian unity in the literal meaning: that there should be a single Church. Ecumenism is ... ... carries no connotation of re-uniting the historically separated Christian denominations. Christian ecumenism and interfaith plura... ...umenism is the promotion of unity or cooperation between distinct sects or denominations of Christianity. Ecumeni... ...k of the Christian youth movements: the Young Men's Christian Association (founded 1844), the Young Women's Christian Association (founded 1855), the ...

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Report on American Manuscripts in the Royal Institution of Great Britain : Volume 4

By: Great Britain. Royal Commission on Historical Manuscripts; Royal Institution of Great Britain; Stevens, Benjamin Franklin, 1833-1902; Howe, William Howe, Viscount, 1729-1814; Clinton, Henry, Sir 1738-1795; Dorchester, Guy Carleton, Baron, 1724-1808

... HISTORICAL MANUSCRIPTS COMMISSION. EEPORT ON AMERICAN MANUSCRIPTS IN THE ROYAL INSTITUTION OF GEEAT BEITAIN. Vol. IV. ^re^mUD to ... ...ic Libraries, are entitled to a discount of 25 per cent, from the published prices : — IN ENGLAND : — Messrs. Wyman aud Sons, Ltd., Fetter Lane, E.C. ... ...angements are settled, which are necessary for the speedy and orderly execution of the great and complicated business which you have now in hand. The ... ...e .... once more most earnestly VI to entreat you to remain in your command till this great business is properly arranged, and the machine put in ord... ..., No. 13. 2 pages. Copies in the P.R.O., Am. & W.T. 147, fo. 435 ; 590, fo. 145. Capt. Christian de Molitor to Sir Guy Carleton. [? 1783, April or May... ... their clergyman, Mr. Rowe, who in every instance and respect behaved very much like a Christian and a gentleman. I could mention many other circumsta... ...145 and Abbott was the result of mature deliberation, concurred in by the Governor and founded on the report and return of the Assistant Commissary Ge... ...ains that the directions con- cerning the distribution of presents to the Indians were founded on th(^ King's instructions to Canada, and were to appl... ...m- missary Grcneral to enclose stoppage receipts for the rations issued to the several denominations of men in this department, to be annexed to the w...

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Congregational Christian Churches

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...The Congregational Christian Churches were a Protestant Christian denomination that operated in the U.S. from 1931 through 1957. On... ... Christian Churches were a Protestant Christian denomination that operated in the U.S. from 1931 through 1957. On the latter date, most of its churche... ...tter date, most of its churches joined the Evangelical and Reformed Church in a bondage to become the United Church of Christ. Others created the Nati... ...hurch of Christ. Others created the National Association of Congregational Christian Churches. During the forementioned period, its churches were orga... ...wnspeople and affluent urban residents of New England, New York state, the Great Lakes region, portions of the Great Plains, and the Pacific Coast; ro... ... especially outside New England. The losses to Presbyterianism increased greatly in the decades in which the Plan of Union, designed by Connecticut ... ...angelizing the frontier regions, was in effect, as numerous Congregational-founded parishes were annexed to presbyteries, usually through the pastor's... ...He led some of his followers out of his congregation into a new fellowship founded upon a platform similar to O'Kelly's, with a strong emphasis upon o... ...jor church extension program; this was the case, of course, with most U.S. denominations during this period, as their churches often struggled to mere...

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Report from the Select Committee of the House of Lords on Ecclesiastical Titles in Great Britain and Ireland : Together with the Proceedings of the Committee, Minutes of Evidence, And Appendix

By: Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords. Select Committee on Ecclesiastical Titles in Great Britain and Ireland

...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ... FROM THE SELECT COMMITTEE OF THE HOUSE OF LORDS ON ECCLESIASTICAL TITLES IN GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND; TOGETHER WITH THE PROCEEDINGS OF THE COMMITTEE... ...peration of any Law or Laws as to the Assumption of Ecclesiastical Titles in Great Britain and Ireland ; and whether any and what Alteration should be... ...y general uneasiness. It had no warrant in the most ancient documents of the Christian Church at Rome, nor in the statutes of the realm previously to ... ...am, Ecclesiis Dei salutem, Sfe.'* " Such was the plain language of the early Christian Churches. " In the history of the English Church before the Ref... ...the passing of the Act, that it gave greater confidence to the two religious denominations to have two secretaries of co-ordinate rank, status, and sa... ...d be extreme difficulty in conducting a prosecution or framing an indictment founded upon it ; but I would not give a positive opinion without more co... ...other Protestant Churches of Scotland, for the initiation of students of all denominations into Romano-theology—into the prin- ciples of the Popish qu...

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Reformed Christian Church in Croatia

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...Reformed Christian Church in Croatia Classification ... ... 3,000-4,000 The Reformed Christian Church in Croatia (the Reformirana Krscanska Crkva U Hrvatskoj in... ...0-4,000 The Reformed Christian Church in Croatia (the Reformirana Krscanska Crkva U Hrvatskoj in Croatian) became... ..., 1993. The Reformed Church in Yugoslavia the predecessor denomination was founded in 1933, formerly it was part of the Reformed Church in Hungary. Th... ...ch (USA), the Reformed Church in Hungary and the United Reformed Church in Great Britain. The churches subscribe to the Apostles C... ... Separations The Protestant Reformed Christian Church in Croatia separated from the church. ... ...oatia [1] Categories Reformed denominations in Europe Protestantism in Croatia ... ..., 1993. The Reformed Church in Yugoslavia the predecessor denomination was founded in 1933, formerly it was part of the Reformed Church in Hungary. Th... ...oatia [1] Categories Reformed denominations in Europe Protestantism in Croatia ...

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