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By: Tim Bayly on 11/13/2008 - 4:41pm
... 1982 the Reformed Presbyterian Church Evangelical Synod (RPCES) joined with the PCA shortly after its 154th Synod had ... PCA General Assembly did not consider the actions of the RPCES Synods to be binding on us, but rather “valuable and ... "Personal History," Tim Keller tells us the 154th (1976) RPCES Synod "narrowly defeated a motion to ordain women as ...
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By: David and Tim Bayly on 12/02/2008 - 4:48am
... of the Reformed Presbyterian Church Evangelical Synod (RPCES) related to woman deacons. Why? Tim Keller wrote an ... with the PCA in 1982, the 154th (1976) Synod of the RPCES, "narrowly defeated a motion to ordain women as deacons." Keller suggests the trajectory of the RPCES immediately prior to her union with the PCA was towards ...
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By: David and Tim Bayly on 12/08/2008 - 1:29pm
... and Tim Bayly (Tim) Because Tim Keller sought to use the RPCES heritage of the PCA as a lever to move us toward woman ... a good bit of time the past few weeks immersing myself in RPCES history on the issue. And in the process, I've come to see the RPCES influences still visible within the PCA today. Note how ...
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By: David and Tim Bayly on 03/07/2012 - 2:34pm
... the Reformed Presbyterian Church, Evangelcial Synod (RPCES) in support of his own lobbying of the PCA in favor of woman officers. Pastor Wheatly writes: In 1982, the RPCES came into the PCA in what was known as the “Joining ... in Tacoma and Tenth Presbyterian in Philadelphia. The RPCES studied the issue of women on the Diaconate quite ...
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By: David and Tim Bayly on 11/14/2008 - 8:25am
... argument. Similarly, Tim Keller's characterization of RPCES history on the issue of women deacons is now also shown ... to watch and see whether Tim Keller continues to parade RPCES general assembly actions in support of his promotion of ... and proven Tim Keller wrong. Continuing to argue from RPCES general assembly history on this point is ...
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By: David and Tim Bayly on 11/15/2008 - 10:17am
... of Pastor Keller's promotion of woman deacons, part 5: RPCES history in need of correction... , please note this ... post: Researching this matter, I've spoken to one of the RPCES fathers added to the Committee and he's confirmed the ... of Pastor Keller's promotion of woman deacons, part 6: RPCES father confirms no "narrowly defeated" motion in favor ...
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By: David and Tim Bayly on 04/24/2009 - 10:26am
... and the Reformed Presbyterian Church Evangelical Synod (RPCES), arguments about the proper application of various BCO ... Act of Conformity of 1662, a summary of minutes from the RPCES General Synod regarding a chronology of events from ... with the Reformed Presbyterian Church Evangelical Synod (RPCES).  With respect to this issue the RPCES had ...
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By: David and Tim Bayly on 11/05/2009 - 4:58am
... while some Reformed Presbyterian Church Evangelical Synod (RPCES) congregations had women on their diaconates, the RPCES resolved as part of the joining and receiving agreement ... highway at rush hour isn't dangerous. 5) While some former RPCES congregations had deaconesses, the RPCES joined and was ...
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By: Tim Bayly on 10/08/2015 - 5:36pm
... effort of Hurley to get approval of woman officers in the RPCES, two things: first, Hurley's multiple attempts failed; ... the PCA today. Observations from Presbyterian Law and the RPCES FOG  [i.e., "Form of Government"] Presbyterian history ...
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By: David and Tim Bayly on 01/18/2010 - 12:01pm
... upon completion of Joining and Receiving (J & R), the RPCES practice of commissioning deaconesses was carried over ... General Assembly, PCA, 1981, p. 305); and, WHEREAS, the RPCES had conducted a detailed study of the issue of ... them apart by prayer (156th General Synod Minutes of the RPCES, 1978, pp. 133-134). (A copy of the full study report ...
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