Church Governance

Some articles on governance, church:

Christian Theologians - Ecclesiology: Church - Ecclesiastical Polity
... Main article Ecclesiastical polity Ecclesiastical polity is the operational and governance structure of a church or Christian denomination ... denotes the ministerial structure of the church and the authority relationships between churches ... is closely related to Ecclesiology, the study of doctrine and theology relating to church organization ...

Famous quotes containing the words governance and/or church:

    He yaf me al the bridel in myn hand,
    To han the governance of hous and land,
    And of his tonge and his hand also;
    Geoffrey Chaucer (1340?–1400)

    The Church disowned, the tower overthrown, the bells upturned, what have we to do
    But stand with empty hands and palms turned upwards
    In an age which advances progressively backwards?
    —T.S. (Thomas Stearns)