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The Loss of Presbyterianism

In the next few months the presbyteries of the PCA will be voting on proposed changes to the Book of Church Order that, if passed, will make the PCA congregationalist instead of presbyterian in character. And if these proposals have the effect of making the PCA a fellowship of loosely associated congregations, then they not only violate the presbyterian spirit of the Book of Church Order, but more importantly they violate the clear teaching of Scripture.