The Huria Kristen Batak Protestan (HKBP), which translates into the Batak Christian Protestant Church, is the largest Protestant denomination in Indonesia, with a baptized membership of 4,178,256. Its present leader is the Ephorus (or Bishop) Rev. Dr. Bonar Napitupulu.
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... The book of liturgical procedure used by the HKBP is referred to as the "Agenda" or formerly as the "Agende" ... This term comes from the European Protestant use of agenda ...
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