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The church we believe in

one, holy, catholic, and apostolic

by Francis Aloysius Sullivan

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Published by Paulist Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catholic Church -- Doctrines.,
  • Church.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFrancis A. Sullivan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX1746 .S797 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 241 p. ;
    Number of Pages241
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2046092M
    ISBN 100809130394
    LC Control Number88023184

    Covenant Affirmations: This We Believe This book, by Donald C. Frisk, is an attempt to present, in a relatively small volume, the basic theological affirmations of the Evangelical Covenant Church. It is not intended to be in any sense a “Covenant Creed.”. We believe in the operation of the gifts of the Spirit as manifested in the early Church and recorded in the book of Acts and various letters of the New Testament. (1 Corinthians ) This point obviously goes hand in hand with the previous one.

    THE CHURCH. We believe that the church is the body of Christ, an extension of Christ’s life and ministry in the world today. We believe that the mission of the church is to make disciples of Jesus Christ. We believe that the church is “the communion of saints,” a community made up of all past, present, and future disciples of Christ. What We Believe. We are an evangelical, historically Anglican congregation in Falls Church, Virginia, a few miles from Washington, D.C. Our history goes way back. Established in and rebuilt with the help of George Washington in , we long predate the country's founding. Sacraments.

    We believe in amendment of life, the forgiveness of sin, and life everlasting. Lay people exercise a vital role in the governance and ministry of our church. Holy Communion may be received by all persons, not only members of the Episcopal Church. We uphold the Bible and worship with the Book of . We believe Jesus Christ is the only way of salvation. And since Christ has commissioned His people, the church, to go into all the world to disciple, to baptize, and to teach everyone everywhere to obey His Word, we desire, by His grace, to play our part in reaching the world with the Gospel of Christ.


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