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The ancient platforms of the Congregational churches of New England

General Association of Connecticut

The ancient platforms of the Congregational churches of New England

with a digest of rules and usages in Connecticut, and an appendix, containig notices of congregational bodies in other states

by General Association of Connecticut

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Published by E. Hunt in Middletown .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Congregationalism,
  • New England -- Church history

  • Edition Notes

    Statementpublished by direction of the General Association of Connecticut
    SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 52621
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationx, 351 p.
    Number of Pages351
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14642135M

    Congregational churches; New England; Filed under: Congregational churches -- New England. Old Mens Tears for Their Own Declensions, Mixed With Fears of Their and Posterities Further Falling Off From New-England's Primitive Constitution (), by Joshua Scottow (PDF with commentary at elizrosshubbell.com) Items below (if any) are from related and broader. New England Colonies in the 17th Century. STUDY. PLAY. What was the New England's congregational church? non-church members as well as believers required to pay taxes to the government supported church. Cambridge Platform () 4 Puritan Colonies-MBC, Plymouth, Connecticut, and New Haven, organized a congregational form of church.

    Since New England Congregational Church has served greater Aurora as a “caring church for thinking people.” Our church is governed by the members of the congregation, yet we embrace the education resources of the denomination and accept its mission as our own. Aug 11,  · The model of Congregational churches was carried by migrating settlers from New England into New York and the Northwest: Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and Illinois. With their insistence on the independence of local bodies, they became important in many reform movements, including those for abolition of slavery, and women's suffrage.

    Publication date Note The second Boyle edition of Cf. Evans "A testimony to the order of the Gospel, in the churches of New-England: left in the hands of the churches, by the two most aged ministers of the Gospel, yet surviving in the country."--p. ; signed: John Higginson. May 12,  · Our congregationalist heritage. 5/12/ The New England churches convened a synod in Cambridge, Massachusetts, resulting in the Cambridge Platform of , which explained and justified how congregational churches are constituted and work. The UUA’s Skinner House Books has just published a new edition of this important work.


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The Ancient Platforms of the Congregational Churches of New England: With a General Association of Connecticut Full view - The Ancient Platforms of the Congregational Churches of New England; With a. The ancient platforms of the Congregational churches of New England; with a digest of rules and usages in Connecticut, and an appendix, containig notices of congregational bodies.

congregational order. the ancient platforms of the congregational churches of new england; with a digest of rules and usages in connecticut, and an appendix, containing notices of congregational bodies in other states. published by direction of the general association of connecticut.

middletown: edwin hunt This book will appeal to those who are interested in the history of the Congregational Churches of rural New England in the late s and early s.

While preparing the research for this book, it became evident that these stories are very typical of the many small towns in the elizrosshubbell.com: Dr. Margaret Gorts Morabito. Congregational order The ancient platforms of the Congregational churches of New England; with a digest of rules and usages in Connecticut, and an appendix, containing notices of Congregational bodies in other states.

By General Association of Connecticut. elizrosshubbell.com: General Association of Connecticut. Congregationalism in the United States traces its origins to the Puritans of New England, who wrote the Cambridge Platform of to describe the autonomy of the church and its association with others.

Within the United States, the model of Congregational churches was carried by migrating settlers from New England. Established by settlers in present-day New England fleeing religious persecution in their native England, the Congregational churches were identified with the Puritan theological and political perspective within Anglo-Saxon Protestantism during the 17th century.

Many American historians have viewed their semi-democratic practices as laying the foundation for the representative nature of the U.S. political tradition. The history of Congregational churches in the United States is closely intertwined with that of American Presbyterianism, especially in New England where Congregationalist influence spilled over into the Presbyterian churches farther west.

Church records,Poquonock Bridge Baptist Church (Connecticut) Family History Library Church records,Seabury Memorial Church (Groton, Connecticut) Family History Library First book of First Church of Christ - Groton, Conn., New England Historic Genealogical Society Pamphlet.

Jun 16,  · The Reformation was fecund in its creation of confessions, stuck to the creeds and communal prayer remained key (hence the Church of England’s Book of Common Prayer). As a previous commenter has said, Calvin and Cranmer both argued strongly for weekly communion, whereas the medieval Roman church had regressed to just a few times a year.

In the Congregational Union of England and Wales was founded, remaining in existence until its constituent churches formed themselves into the Congregational Church in England and Wales in At this point a number of churches broke away to form the Evangelical Fellowship of Congregational Churches.

Get this from a library. The ancient platforms of the Congregational churches of New England: with a digest of rules and usages in Connecticut, and an appendix, containing notices of congregational bodies in other states.

[General Association of Connecticut.]. Congregationalists are the direct ecclesiastical descendants of British nonconformist Protestants who sought reform within the Church of England in the 16 th century.

These Pilgrims, as they called themselves, fled to the new world in aboard the Mayflower to found the colony of Plymouth. The ancient platforms of the Congregational churches of New England: with a digest of rules and usages in Connecticut, and an appendix containing notices of Congregational bodies in other states / By General Association of elizrosshubbell.com: General Association of Connecticut.

First Church of Windsor, oldest church congregation, founded in (Congregational/United Church of Christ) First Church of Christ and the Ancient Burying Ground, Founded in Charleston, Massachusetts. (Congregational/United Church of Christ) Lakeville Methodist Church, oldest standing Methodist church in New England.

The Cambridge Platform is a statement describing the system of church government in the Congregational churches of colonial New England. It was written in in response to Presbyterian criticism and in time became regarded as the religious constitution of Massachusetts.

The platform explained and defended congregational polity as practiced in New England and also endorsed. This chapter describes how the “light” of Edwardsian theology was “refracted” within the life of Congregational churches and institutions in New England and the New England diaspora from the late-eighteenth through the nineteenth centuries.

Mapping its influence among Congregational pastors, educators, editors, publishers, and mission agency leaders, the chapter explores the movement. The Congregational Union of England and Wales, which linked the churches in a national organization, was founded inand the Colonial (later the Commonwealth) Missionary Society, which promoted Congregationalism in the English-speaking colonies, was established in Congregational Church of England and Wales, national organization of Congregational churches, established in and known until as the Congregational Union of England and elizrosshubbell.com developed from the activities of English Christians of the late 16th and 17th centuries who wished to separate from the Church of England and form independent churches.

Bythere were Congregational churches—21 percent of all churches in America. Congregationalism had been a tradition largely confined to New England, but Congregationalists would migrate westward as the new United States expanded. Vermont was the first of these new.

ByJohn Eliot drew increasingly large congregations each time he spoke. Churches in the colony were encouraged to support Eliot's work and Oliver Cromwell urged Parliament to help the movement financially.

The "Corporation for the Promoting and Propagating of the Gospel of Jesus Christ in New England" was the result.The Online Books Page. Browsing subject area: Congregational churches -- New England (Congregational churches -- New England.Church history of New England from to containing a view of the principles and practice, declensions and revivals, oppression and liberty of the churches, and a chronological table Contributor Names Backus, Isaac, Created / Published.