Primitive Episcopacy and Presbyterian Ordination.
... period the bishop continued to be known by the title of "the elder who presides ... possess
the power, as well of baptizing, as of confirming and ordaining." [585:3 ...
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An Account of the General Conference of 1800
... his senior in office, both as respected presiding in the conferences, ordaining
and stationing ... one of the preachers who was ordained a deacon and elder by Mr ...
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The Extension of the Church Throughout the World
... they had preached the Gospel, "confirming" their numerous converts, and "ordaining"
Elders or ... to those who were called to the Office of Elder or Presbyter by ...
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Prelacy Begins in Rome.
... of expediency a better opportunity for pleading in favour of a decree ordaining
that "one ... Valentine, who appears to have been now recognized as an elder, [546:2 ...
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A Period of Transition
... expedient and useful." With reference to the office of ruling elder, it had ... declaring
its "great approbation of such a happy agreement" and ordaining "that all ...
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True Christianity Defended
... were to be wished that all the members thereof; more especially the elder, those
of ... our Church, as also the Book of Common Prayer, and the ordaining of Bishops ...
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Muhlenberg's Hierarchical Tendencies.
... The same constitution contains the provision: If any deacon or elder who has ... vote
on all questions, except the examining, licensing, or ordaining of candidates ...
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An Account of the Organization of the Methodist Episcopal Church ...
... been importuned from time to time to exercise this right, by ordaining part of ... After
his election, being first ordained a deacon, then an elder, Mr. Asbury was ...
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The Progress of Prelacy.
... 598:1] but now they are deprived of the right of ordaining even elders and ... him were
ministers of single congregations and without even one elder competent to ...
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The Deputation from Jerusalem - the Three Sects of the Pharisees ...
... a man might be a Chabher without being either a Scribe or an elder,  so ... God
either to commit or to foresee [in the sense of fore-ordaining] anything evil ...
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Topical Bible Verses1 Timothy 5:17
Let the elders that rule well be counted worthy of double honor, especially they who labor in the word and doctrine.Topicalbible.org
For this cause left I you in Crete, that you should set in order the things that are wanting, and ordain elders in every city, as I had appointed you:
1 Peter 5:1
The elders which are among you I exhort, who am also an elder, and a witness of the sufferings of Christ, and also a partaker of the glory that shall be revealed:
Ordaining an Elder
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