Plymouth Brethren


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Plymouth Brethren

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(Christian Churches, other) a religious sect founded c. 1827, strongly Puritanical in outlook and prohibiting many secular occupations for its members. It combines elements of Calvinism, Pietism, and millenarianism, and has no organized ministry
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The scheme will see the Plymouth Brethren Christian Church's meeting rooms demolished to make way for the properties.
The school will be open for members of the Plymouth Brethren Christian Church aged from seven to 18.
Sterling, established in 2004 by the Plymouth Brethren Christian Church to coordinate a system of private schools, currently educates 1,200 elementary, middle and high school students in grades 3 through 12 at its schools.
In a story last week under the headline Too Risky To Be In The Dock, we used a picture of a church we said was Plymouth Brethren Church in Kilmaurs.
But there was much more to Crowley, the son of wealthy British Plymouth Brethren brewers, than his fascination with the occult.
Norman Berry, a respected Plymouth Brethren Bible teacher, was on the line.
After the onset of World War II, members of the Quakers and Plymouth Brethren Christian denominations coordinated the safe passageway of many of Vienna's Jewish community out of Vienna to the safety of England.
Dispensational theology came to the United States around 1830 through the Plymouth Brethren movement and John Nelson Darby, James H.
THE Plymouth Brethren Christian Church has recently completed a painting project in Binley Woods.
Will Proudfoot has lived a sheltered life with his family, who are members of the strict Plymouth Brethren church.
The MPs state: "In the last three years, the Commission has not removed any trustees, it has only suspended a Sector unregulated' trustee twice and it has only restricted charities from entering into specific transactions 17 times when it is responsible for overseeing 165,000 charities." During the hearings, Conservative committee member Chris Heaton-Harris described the commission's investigation into the Plymouth Brethren Christian Church as "idiotic".
The Royal School for the Blind in Wavertree were given PS860 from the Plymouth Brethren Christian Church raised at a blind awareness event.

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