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List Of LDS Missionary Entries By Country
... The following list indicates when missionaries of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) first preached in the territory of present-day countries ... Date Country (current name and territory) First official church missionary Notes 1830 United States Samuel H ... Smith Smith is regarded as the "first missionary" of the LDS Church ...
Pentecostal Union Of Romania - Pentecostal Dissidents
... throughout the country, some of whom may also have belonged to the official church but who gathered in rural areas for their own unauthorised Bible studies and prayer meetings ... The official church was restrained in its public exercise of the spiritual gifts, and this attitude may have been important in bringing about extralegal inspirational meetings ... The group may also have included a segment of the church that originally remained outside the union because of what it perceived as the official body's unacceptable ...
Edinoverie - History
... of the 18th century, after more than a century of struggle between Russia's established Orthodox Church and various Old Believer groups, who did not recognise the changes to the church rituals and ... On the side of the established church, the initiators of Edinoverie are said to be Metropolitan Platon of Moscow (the senior hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church ... had priests of their own, not recognised by the official church) Old Believers in Elisavetgrad in July of that year, he offered the local Old Believers the possibility of legalising their chapel as an official ...
Catholic Doctrine Regarding The Ten Commandments - History
... According to Church teaching, God offered a covenant—which included the Ten Commandments—to also free them from the "spiritual slavery" of sin ... The coming of Jesus is seen by the Catholic Church as the fulfillment of the destiny of the Jews, who were chosen, according to Peter Kreeft, to "show the true God to ... Explaining Church teaching, Kreeft states, "The Commandments are to the moral order what the creation story in Genesis 1 is to the natural order ...
Prussian Union Of Churches - History - Under Nazi Reign - Old-Prussian Confessing Church
... in Wuppertal-Elberfeld, led by Hesse, resisted its closure and was accepted by the Confessing Church, which opened more preachers' seminaries (German Predigerseminar) of its own, such as the seminary ... On 11 October 1934 the Confessing Church established in Achenbachstraße No. 3, Berlin, its own office for the examination of pastors and other church employees, since the official church body discriminated against candidates of ...

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    Roland Barthes (1915–1980)