Deacons

Some articles on deacon, deacons:

Methodist Diaconal Order - Habit
... There is no formal uniform of a Methodist deacon, some deacons may decide to wear what is regarded as ‘traditional dress’ for the MDO – a navy blue suit and a white shirt of blouse ... Deacons are permitted to wear Clerical Shirts, however these must be Navy or White and they must wear the diaconal order badge they were presented with at their Ordination ... Deacons wear the cross of the MDO, given at their ordination ...
Syriac Orthodox Christians - Priesthood - Deacons
... In the Syriac Orthodox tradition, different ranks among the deacons are specifically assigned with particular duties ... ulmoyo (Faithful) Mawdyono (Confessor of Faith) Mzamrono (Singer) Quroyo (Reader) Afudyaqno (Sub-deacon) Mshamshono (Full Deacon) Only a full deacon or ... in Malankara Church, because of the lack of deacons, altar assistants who do not have any rank of deaconhood assist the priest ...
Saint James Evangelical Lutheran Church Of Milwaukee, Wisconsin - Called Workers - Deacons
... In 2001, St ... James extended a call to its first deacon (also called "Staff Minister") ...
Manchurian Revival - Shenyang
... yet we, too, have sinned, and are unworthy to hold the sacred office any longer." Then, the deacons one by one got up and resigned from their office ... repeated, "Elders, we appoint you to be our elders." Then came the deacons' turn ... "Deacons, we appoint you to be our deacons." Thus were harmony and trust restored ...
Apostolic Christian Church Of America - Statement of Faith - Apostolic Christian Church Government - Local
... rests with the elder, a responsibility given to Timothy by Apostle Paul The elder (bishop) and deacons are selected according to the directions and in light of the qualifications given in 1 Timothy 3 and Titus 15-9 ... for appointment of elders and ordained deacons rest with the national elder body Duties of elders and deacons An elder is the administrator of the spiritual ... marriage), counsels converts and members, and performs all ministerial duties A deacon serves as assistant to the elder and performs all ministerial duties Discipline of erring members is administered for their ...