Protestant denomination


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Noun1.Protestant denomination - group of Protestant congregations
Protestant Church, Protestant - the Protestant churches and denominations collectively
Disciples of Christ, Christian Church - a Protestant church that accepts the Bible as the only source of true Christian faith and practices baptism by immersion
Anglican Church, Anglican Communion, Church of England - the national church of England (and all other churches in other countries that share its beliefs); has its see in Canterbury and the sovereign as its temporal head
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Mormon Church, Mormons - church founded by Joseph Smith in 1830 with headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah
Baptist Church, Baptists - any of various evangelical Protestant churches that believe in the baptism of voluntary believers
Baptist denomination - group of Baptist congregations
Christian Science, Church of Christ Scientist - Protestant denomination founded by Mary Baker Eddy in 1866
Congregational Church - a Protestant denomination holding that each individual congregation should be self-governing
Congregational Christian Church - merger of the Congregational Church and the Christian Church
Evangelical and Reformed Church - a Protestant denomination of Calvinist faith
United Church of Christ - merger of the Congregational Christian Church and the Evangelical and Reformed Church in 1957
Jehovah's Witnesses - Protestant denomination founded in the United States by Charles Taze Russell in 1884
Lutheran Church - the Protestant denomination adhering to the views of Martin Luther
Presbyterian Church - the Protestant denomination adhering to the views of John Calvin
Unitarian Church - the Protestant denomination that rejects the doctrine of the Trinity
Arminian Church - the Protestant denomination adhering to the views of Jacobus Arminius
Methodist Church, Methodists - a Protestant denomination founded on the principles of John Wesley and Charles Wesley
Methodist denomination - group of Methodist congregations
Anabaptist denomination - a Protestant sect denying infant baptism and baptising only believers
Mennonite Church - formed from the Anabaptist movement in the 16th century; noted for its simplicity of life
denomination - a group of religious congregations having its own organization and a distinctive faith
Assemblies of God - a charismatic Protestant denomination in the United States
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Today the Assemblies of God (AG), a subgroup of the larger Pentecostal movement, constitutes the largest Latino Protestant denomination in the United States, one that has grown in social and political influence over the years.
The largest Protestant denomination in Canada joins a number of church bodies divesting from portions of the fossil fuel industry including the Church of England, the Church of Sweden and the World Council of Churches.
Moore serves as president of the Southern Baptist Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, which is the nation's largest Protestant denomination moral and public policy agency.
In what could be a major breakthrough, the Presbyterian Church (USA) is on the brink of becoming the second-largest mainstream Protestant denomination in the nation to embrace marriage equality.
The United Methodist Church, the nation's second-largest Protestant denomination with 12 million members worldwide, accepts gay members but bans ''self-avowed practicing homosexuals'' from becoming clergy and forbid ministers from performing same-sex marriages.
The Christian Church Disciples of Christ - a small mainline Protestant denomination - had a steep drop in its members in recent decades.
The author is a professor of the New Testament in a seminary for the Reformed Church in America, a mainline Protestant denomination, but his message contains many useful elements for Catholics interested in gender and sexuality in Scripture.
To conclude: I did not convert to the Catholic Church simply to find it becoming just another Protestant denomination.
8 million followers, according to Statistics Canada and church figures, making it the largest Protestant denomination in Canada.
Baptist Faith and Message 2000: Critical Issue in America's Largest Protestant Denomination.
In 1972, America's second-largest Protestant denomination officially endorsed legalized abortion, as did other "mainline" American Protestant denominations around that same time.
Catholicism, claimed by 24 percent of Americans, has experienced the greatest net loss as a result of people switching to a different faith tradition, such as a Protestant denomination.

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