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An Historical Introduction to the Presbyterian Church in America -PART II

The Westminster Confession of Faith: The Influence of the British Isles

While Calvin was writing his Institutes in mainland Europe, another John was busy working for reform in the British Isles. Amid the fluctuating interests and attempts at reformation in England, John Knox Continue reading An Historical Introduction to the Presbyterian Church in America -PART II

An Historical Introduction to the Presbyterian Church in America -PART I

The Beginnings of Reformed Theology and Presbyterianism

It’s surprising to me how seldom I get questions about Church history. It’s equally apparent that many of you in the congregation are surprised how often your pastor’s answer your questions by explaining Church history. History matters, Continue reading An Historical Introduction to the Presbyterian Church in America -PART I