Minutes of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America, Nide 2

Presbyterian Board of Publication, 1872

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Sivu 43 - I have compared the preceding with the original law on file in this office, and do hereby certify that the same is a correct transcript therefrom, and of the whole of said original law.
Sivu 231 - The right to organize voluntary religious associations to assist in the expression and dissemination of an}' religious doctrine, and to create tribunals for the decision of controverted questions of faith within the association, and for the ecclesiastical government of all the individual members, congregations, and officers within the general association, is unquestioned. All who unite themselves to such a body do so with an implied consent to this government, and are bound to submit to it.
Sivu 231 - In this country, the full and free right to entertain any religious belief, to practice any religious principle, and to teach any religious doctrine which does not violate the laws of morality and property, and which does not infringe personal rights, is conceded to all. The law knows no heresy, and is committed to the support of no dogma, the establishment of no sect.
Sivu 67 - Behold, the hire of the labourers who have reaped down your fields, which is of you kept back by fraud, crieth : and the cries of them which have reaped are entered into the ears of the Lord of sabaoth.
Sivu 87 - Synod of the Presbyterian Church in Canada in connection with the Church of Scotland.
Sivu 176 - Islington, and by picking up something of the wit that is conveyed from the West to the East, and from the East to the West, by the omnibuses that arrive every three minutes from the Exchange at one end, and from Paddington at the other.
Sivu 45 - State are authorized and empowered to do and perform all acts and things which may be necessary to protect passengers on theirs cars and at their stations from all acts of fraud, imposition, or annoyance which are attempted or perpetrated while said passengers are on said cars...
Sivu 114 - A Presbytery consists of all the ministers, and one ruling elder from each congregation, within a certain district.
Sivu 221 - Religious organizations come before us in the same attitude as other voluntary associations for benevolent or charitable purposes, and their rights of property, or of contract, are equally under the protection of the law, and the actions of their members subject to its restraints.
Sivu 233 - ... into with minuteness and care, for they would become in almost every case the criteria by which the validity of the ecclesiastical decree would be determined in the civil court. This principle would deprive these bodies of the right of construing their own church laws, would open the way to all the evils which we have depicted as attendant upon the doctrine of Lord Eldon, and would, in effect, transfer to the civil courts, where property rights were concerned, the decision of all ecclesiastical...

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