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Ministries of the laity

J. Frank Henderson

Ministries of the laity

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Published by Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catholic Church -- Doctrines.,
  • Lay ministry -- Catholic Church.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 41-43)

    Statement[written for the Episcopal Commission for Liturgy by J. Frank Henderson ; edited by National Liturgical Office].
    SeriesCanadian studies in liturgy -- no. 2
    ContributionsCatholic Church. Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops. Episcopal Commission for Liturgy., Catholic Church. Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops. National Liturgical Office.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p. ;
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20835540M
    ISBN 100889971544
    OCLC/WorldCa16176235

    “The witness of the laity, their Christ-like examples of everyday living as well as sharing their own faith experiences of the gospel, is the primary evangelistic ministry through which all people will come to know Christ and The United Methodist Church will . Leading, Caring, Communicating: Lay Servant Ministries offer opportunities for laity who desire to use their witness, leadership, and service to inspire others to a deeper commitment to Christ and more effective discipleship. This may include the interpretation of the Scriptures, doctrine, organization, and ministries of the church.


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Our members include representatives from the United Methodist Women, United Methodist Men, Scouting Ministries, Conference Councils on Youth and Young Adults, Lay Servant Ministries, and our. Transcript: Last time, we were looking at the Great Awakening, arguably one of the most important events in the history of North America.

We had looked both at the profound impact it had on people at the time—where many, many people were converted, all over the American colonies—but also the way in which it was a revolution that began to change church life in Author: Nathan W.

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ministry of lay persons is to represent Christ and his Church; to bear witness to him wherever they may be; and, according to the gifts given them, to carry on Christ's work of reconciliation in the world; and to take their place in the life, worship, and governance of the.

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