The Presbyterian Church in the United States of America. The Creeds of the Evangelical Protestant Churches — Philip Schaff The Westminster Confession underwent a limited revision, 1903, in the Presbyterian Church North, as it is popularly called. In the last period of the nineteenth century, a demand arose within the Church for such ecclesiastical action as would relieve ..
http://www.christianfocus.com/item/show/1334/- The Erosion of Calvinist Orthodoxy Drifting from the Truth in confessional Scottish Churches Ian Hamilton Pages: 240 Trim: Large trade paperback Isbn 13: 9781845505141 List Price: £11.99 Imprint: Mentor Category: Church Life > Church History This revealing read will give you an opportunity to learn from history. How do str..
He was educated at the University of Virginia (1857-1860), graduated at the Union Theological Seminary in 1863, and studied further at the University of Berlin. He was pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Roselle, New Jersey from 1869 to 1874, and professor of Hebrew and cognate languages in Union Theological Seminary from 1874 to 1891, and of Biblical theology there fro..
http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m2065/is_n1_v47/ai_16420083/?tag=content;col1 John C. Meyer "Philip Schaff as an ecumenical prophet: a fresh look at an old plan for Christian reunion". Ecumenical Review, The. FindArticles.com. 27 Apr, 2012.
Abraham Kuyper, "Calvinism and Confessional Revision," The Presbyterian and Reforemed Review 2 (July, 1891),399. "....These are the reasons why the author, hearing of the revision proposed in America, and realizing what its consequences might be for the Dutch Churches, would feel in duty bound in the sight of God to dissuade from such revision in the most positive manner, if i..
http://opc.org/preface.html The Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. adopted more sweeping revisions of its Confession in 1903. Chapter 16.7, on the works of unregenerate men, was rewritten. The last sentence of chapter 22.3, which forbade the refusing of a proper oath when imposed by lawful authority, was removed. Chapter 25.6, on the head of the church, was rewritten, and the i..