Denominations with western outlooks and thought patterns were copied on the mission field; even worse, in addition to some Chinese indigenous churches, denominational
rivalries and mutual attacks became a hallmark of the churches.
Their goal is to produce "an empathetic examination of denominational
structures as embodied theology, one that does justice to both the organizational and the religious nature of those structures" (9).
Standing Out of Sight: A History of Denominational
Statistics in the Southern Baptist Convention 1882-2009.
Newfoundland is the only Canadian province with an entirely denominational
In 1984, the Ontario Court of Appeal effectively upheld a teacher's termination for marrying outside the requirements of the Catholic Church on the grounds that serious departures from denominational
standards by a teacher could not be isolated from his or her duties in a denominational
At the same time the early twentieth-century leaders of the school envisioned its mission in trans- denominational
Furthermore, picking up on Phelps's concern with Black spirituality cutting across denominational
boundaries, perhaps Black Catholic scholars of religion are in a unique position to do comparative work (a much needed investigation) on African American religions.
Are we an ecumenical and inclusive church as is commonly claimed or back in the era of denominational
plans or retirement plans such as 403(b)s or SEPs established by religious denominations for their clerics also offer significant opportunities.
A spokesman for the Catholic diocese of Shrewsbury said he did not think a joint denominational
school would be appropriate on the Beechwood.
While he makes clear that he is committed to the close communion and Biblicism of his denomination, nonetheless he worked with many denominations in the struggle for racial justice and shows how evangelical ministry triumphed over denominational
legalism (my wording) while a military chaplain during the Vietnam War.
The magazine was named Best in Class for denominational
general interest magazine and took prestigious first-place Awards of Excellence in a record-breaking eight other categories, including: best theme coverage, best column ("Margin Notes"), best humor piece, most personally useful article, best biblical interpretation, best cover, best illustration, and best photography.