What The Bible Says About Grieving

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When Methodists and the Evangelical United Brethren united in 1968, the right of women to full clergy status was included in the plan of union. That too is doubtful, because (a) why would he not mention which church he was elder over? and (b) if he were the elder at the church of Ephesus, what business does he have meddling in other churches' affairs? 12 Second, suppose that John is actually writing to one and the same church in 2 John and 3 John.

Pages: 192

Publisher: Barbour Publishing, Inc. (April 1, 2008)

ISBN: 1597899941

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