Does the OPC use the crucifix in the church? If not, are they opposed to it?
Thank you for your question. The answer is, so far as I know, the crucifix is not used in OPC churches, and here is why:
We in the OPC have learned not to trust our idolatry prone hearts not to do the same as others have in the past. Hence, no crucifixes are used. So, yes, we are opposed to it.
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