Drawing on tried and tested processes, it advocates for a consensus building approach and showing people how it can work in their setting (local church or judicatory
However, to go much further than these basic procedural rights, which should apply in any ad judicatory
process on campus, and single out respondents in sexual assault cases for special protection, would be unwise.
The potential for facilitating mutual collaboration is unprecedented, since it is endorsed by the highest levels of the judicatory
bodies, notwithstanding ongoing missiological tensions, which persist despite dialogues on "Bonds of Koinonia" between the World Evangelical Alliance and the Pontifical Council of Promoting Christian Unity (1993-2002) and Evangelicals and Catholics Together project (1992-2009), which invited praise and criticisms from many within and outside these communions.
Our elected representatives and our judicatory
are not representatives or servants of some restricted religious body.
These practices set Baptist churches apart from connectional churches in which the denominational judicatory
has the authority to direct a congregation's life.
Dawson retired recently after thirty-three years as regional judicatory
staff for the Presbyterian Church (USA).
Inmates have the opportunity to participate in practices of their religious faith that are deemed essential by the faith's judicatory
, limited only by documentation showing a threat to the safety of people involved in such activity itself or disruption of order in the facility;
After reviewing the explicit and implicit, forgotten or popular theories of values and valuation by classical and modern social scientists and philosophers, Boudon (U of Paris-Sorbonne) develops and synthesizes a number of them into what he calls the judicatory
theory of value.
obligation to any higher authority," and a congregation holding property that "is but a subordinate member of some general church organization in which there are superior ecclesiastical tribunals with a general and ultimate power of control more or less complete, in some supreme judicatory
over the whole membership of that general organization"); Scott Thumma, Exploring the Megachurch Phenomenon: Their Characteristics and Cultural Context, HARTFORD INSTITUTE FOR RELIGIOUS RESEARCH (1996), http://hirr.
One distinctive characteristic of the Groupe des Dombes is that it is not sponsored by any Catholic ecclesiastical or Protestant judicatory
It is also visible in the independent schools, societies and a multitude of church organisations that flourished in the nineteenth century and still today and which are not related to or part of the ecclesiastical judicatory
This book offers a comprehensive look at preaching which would fit well academically with a two-year seminary curriculum and with synodical and judicatory
lay preaching instruction programs.