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Remedial complaint planned against PCUSA General Assembly Committee

Citing eight separate irregularities, church sessions are preparing to file a complaint against the Presbyterian Church (USA)’s Advisory Committee on the Constitution. The allegations stem from advice that representatives…

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Christ Presbyterian leaves Presbytery of Southern New England

A Massachusetts congregation has received dismissal from the Presbyterian Church (USA) and is awaiting acceptance into the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC) later this year. Christ Presbyterian Church (CPC),…

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A letter to Mission Presbytery

By Michael Robinson   Dear Stated Clerk, Thank you for your willingness to listen to my thoughts and concerns regarding the serious doubts I am having about the…

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A second Iowa congregation affiliates with ECO

An Iowa congregation became the second from the state to join ECO: A Covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians when it was dismissed from the Presbyterian Church (USA) in…

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Moderator Rada and Ali Abunimah of the radical Electronic Intifada

By Viola Larson The Office of the General Assembly has published, on the Presbyterian News Service site, a column by Moderator Heath K. Rada “Experiencing the breadth and…

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Dumping ‘Presbyterian’ for ‘Humankind’

The web site declares, “New name, same mission.”  (And yet, on the mission page of the site it clearly says “the words have changed.”) The letter from the…

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Westminster Presbyterian Church (Mobile, Ala.) exploring PCUSA dismissal policy

By Carol McPhail MOBILE, Ala. – Westminster Presbyterian Church in Mobile is exploring the policy for churches leaving the PCUSA denomination, two months after its General Assembly voted…

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Bathgate congregation leaves PCUSA for the EPC

A North Dakota congregation became the first to leave the Presbytery of Northern Plains (PNP) and affiliate with the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC). Bathgate Presbyterian Church (BPC), located…

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Upstate South Carolina church joins the EPC

A South Carolina congregation received transitionally by the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC) in March is now a formal member of the denomination. Kershaw Presbyterian Church (KPC), located in…

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Presbytery of East Tennessee dismisses churches (Updated)

A pair of churches from the Presbytery of East Tennessee (PET) has been released from the Presbyterian Church (USA) to join the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC). Wilson Station…

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