by Kenneth J. Campbell
Because of the sovereign and eternal good pleasure of the God of all grace and powerthe Creator and Redeemerthe Sixty-third General Assembly met at Geneva College in Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, from June 6 through June 13, 1996.
Of the commissioners to the Assembly, eighty-nine were ministers and forty-nine were ruling elders. Twenty-eight were first-time commissioners, an unusually high number. Read more
by John P. Galbraith
The 1996 Synod of the Christian Reformed Church in North America (CRC) was held in Grand Rapids, Michigan, June 11-19. The Orthodox Presbyterian Church was represented at the Synod by two fraternal delegates, the Rev. Douglas A. Felch and the Rev. John P. Galbraith.
The Synod was characterized by its usual free debate in an atmosphere of sharp differences, but devoid of acrimony. Read more