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  Community of Christ - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Community of Christ, previously known as the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints or RLDS church is a branch of Mormon Restorationism, and is the second largest denomination of the Latter Day Saint movement.
Community of Christ is led by a First Presidency, consisting of a Prophet-President and two counselors.
In keeping with the Community of Christ's role as a "peace and justice church," the Independence Temple was explicitly dedicated to the concept of "peace." Each day of the year at 12:30 pm Central Standard Time/Central Daylight Savings Time a prayer for peace is held in the sanctuary of the Independence Temple.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Community_of_Christ   (3374 words)

  
 COMMUNITY OF CHRIST
A community of people where the gospel of Jesus Christ is the focus of worship, learning, caring, and mission.
The church, as the body of Christ, is the means through which the ministry of Christ continues in the world today.
Because of our commitment to Christ and our belief in the power of community and the worth of all people, we are compelled to spend ourselves in the pursuit of justice and peace.
www.angelfire.com /mi/rlds/beliefs1.html   (1011 words)

  
 FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Community of Christ Temple in Independence, Missouri, is a house of public worship, and entrance into the Temple or participation in its ministries is open to all.
Community of Christ maintains the Kirtland Temple in Kirtland, Ohio.
The Community of Christ affirms its long history of vigorous opposition to polygamy as a doctrine or practice, regardless of what historical research may ultimately conclude about its origins in the early Latter Day Saint movement.
www.cofchrist.org /seek/faq.asp   (1694 words)

  
 Community of Christ - Faith and Values.com
Community of Christ is an international denomination with approximately 250,000 members in more than 50 nations, headquartered at the Temple and Auditorium in Independence, Missouri.
We are faith community that encourages ministry of all people, including children and youth, and as a global community with a worldwide mission that values all cultures and celebrates the rich diversity of human life.
The Community of Christ International Peace Award is among the top seven peace awards in the United States and the top 20 in the world.
www.faithandvalues.com /channels/cofc.asp   (1804 words)

  
 Mission: "Making Fully Devoted Disciples through Disciples that are Fully Devoted"
We are a fellowship of Christ followers and seekers building authentic relationships with God and one another.
Christ Way Community Church is a purpose-driven church rather than a tradition-driven church.
Christ Way Community Church is affiliated with the denomination of the Churches of Christ in Christian Union with headquarters in Circleville, Ohio.
www.christwaycc.org   (210 words)

  
 COMMUNITY OF CHRIST MUSEUM EXHIBIT PAGE
Community of Christ Archivist Ron Romig and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' Archivist Steven Sorensen arranged a cooperative agreement providing needed conservation services in1996.
This collaborative effort, involving the Community of Christ Archives and Church Historian's Office, BYU Religious Studies, FARMS, and the LDS Archives, will produce both a facsimile edition of the manuscripts and a CD-ROM information base of scanned images from the manuscripts and Phinney Bible, with searchable full text transcriptions.
Such ongoing activities are a reflection of the Community of Christ Archives' continuing interest in scripture and commitment to the long term stewardship and preservation of significant movement related historical materials.
www.jwha.info /mmff/ivstory.htm   (1189 words)

  
 Community of Christ Official Homepage
Community of Christ members and friends often gather together in fellowship and learning experiences called reunions or family camps.
A daily prayer for peace is a powerful witness to Community of Christ's commitment to peace.
The HERALD is the official denominational magazine of the Community of Christ.
www.cofchrist.org   (878 words)

  
 Community of Christ (formerly: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) - religious cults, sects and ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Community of Christ (formerly: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) - religious cults, sects and movements
Community of Christ (formerly: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)
The RLDS (recently re-named to ''Community of Christ,'' is sect of Mormonism, which itself is a cult of Christianity.
www.apologeticsindex.org /c165.html   (506 words)

  
 Christ Community Church   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Christ Community is warm smiles, handshakes and hugs.
Christ Community is built on a foundation of faith.
It is a powerful message of salvation where Jesus Christ is lifted up as the ultimate answer for troubled generation.
www.christ-community.com   (237 words)

  
 Christ Community Church Carmel About Our Church
Christ Community Church is a caring community committed to growth, grace, and love through the power of Jesus Christ.
Christ Community Church began in 1990, when Tim and Sally Kirk moved here to begin a network of new church-plants.
The PCA was formed in 1973 to advance the gospel of Jesus Christ in North America and beyond.
www.christcommunitycarmel.org   (214 words)

  
 City of Independence, Missouri - Mormon Heritage Sites   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The two faiths were one church (called the Church of Christ) in 1831 when leader Joseph Smith, designated Independence as the site of "Zion." Approximately 2,000 church members followed their leader Smith to Independence in the early 1830s and established an industrious colony with two newspapers, a mercantile shop and several other businesses.
The Mormon Visitors Center, the Community of Christ Temple and Auditorium and a new walking tour of early Mormon heritage sites help bring to life the story of these churches’ pursuit of religious freedom in the Heartland.
The Community of Christ headquarters complex comprises the Auditorium and Temple.
www.ci.independence.mo.us /tourism/mormon_sites.stm   (657 words)

  
 Community of Christ
Community of Christ, formerly the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints,religious group that regards itself as the successor of the church founded by Joseph
The headquarters of the Community of Christ were first at Plano, Ill., until 1881, then at Lamoni, Iowa, until 1904, and since 1904 in Independence, Mo. The church adopted its present name in 2001.
Latter-day Saints, Church of Jesus Christ of: History - History Founding of the Church The history of the Mormons began with Smith's claim that golden...
www.factmonster.com /ce6/society/A0907141.html   (273 words)

  
 Restoration Bookstore -- Article: Community of Christ Makes More Changes
In this way he was implying that since the Community of Christ wants to be “inclusive” (include everyone), congregations may be allowed to be “diverse.” That is, some of them may sponsor homosexuality in the future while others ban it—and yet both would be congregations in good standing.
The Community of Christ is failing on many fronts, and congregations in America, England, Canada, and Australia are shrinking (WCB, 209–210).
Also, it should be noted that the Community of Christ does not really have 253,836 members, since an estimated 25,000 of them joined independent Restoration branches without taking their names off the roles, and an equal number became permanently inactive when the Liberal crisis began.
restorationbookstore.org /articles/current/coc-changes.htm   (3147 words)

  
 RLDS Name Change to "Community of Christ"
Among those that previous world conferences had considered were the Church of Jesus Christ Restored, the Restored Church of Jesus Christ, the Restored Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and the World Church of Jesus Christ.
When the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints changes its name Friday to the Community of Christ, Morain, the administrator of the State Historical Society, will have his eyes on the future, not the past.
It is not so much that we claim to be the community of Christ, but that we are claimed by this name to become such a community," said Page.
www.adherents.com /largecom/com_rlds.html   (1842 words)

  
 Christ Community Church - Victoria, BC
Christ Community Church is actively seeking a lead pastor.
Christ Community Church was formed in 1985 by a group of energetic and committed Christian people.
Christ Community Church was formed as a new church in 1985 and is a member of the Christian Reformed Church in North America.
cccvictoria.ca   (424 words)

  
 Community of Christ the Sower
The wheat cross in the center of the circle is a traditional symbol of the Community.
The circle represents the world; the fact that the cross has conquered the world and that Jesus is Lord of all creation.
It reminds us of our own journey and the need to produce a rich harvest for the gospel, both in our own lives and in the world around us.
www.christthesower.org   (88 words)

  
 Christ Community Church, Franklin, Williamson County, TN 37069   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Christ Community Church is called by the God of all grace for the transforming of life in middle Tennessee—spiritually, socially, and culturally—through the power of the Gospel—from Franklin to the nations of the world—all to the glory of God.
Beginning next week, we will offer to our families and to our covenantal community special resources for individuals and family worship, as well as special services to provoke fresh growth and a flowering of grace as we prepare our hearts for the joy of the Resurrection.
The Session of Christ Community Church is pleased to announce several exciting changes in the church’s leadership.
www.christcommunity.org   (222 words)

  
 Cedar Ridge Congregation - Community of Christ
We believe that love is the proper foundation of our relationship with others, that opportunity to grow in the likeness of Christ should be fostered, and that the resources of the world can be managed to respect and preserve their creation and purpose.
We will be an international community of prophetic vision, faithful to the risen Christ, empowered by hope, spending ourselves courageously in the pursuit of peace and justice.
World Headquarters of Community of Christ is headquartered at the Temple and Auditorium in Independence, Missouri, as pictured above.
crcongregation.org   (303 words)

  
 deseretnews.com | Community of Christ has new leader
Steven M. Veazey, standing inside the assembly hall at the Community of Christ Temple in Independence, Mo., is the new president of the church.
He said he looks forward to continuing a good relationship with leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the faith from which his own sprang when church founder Joseph Smith's family members stayed in Illinois while the bulk of early Latter-day Saints and their leaders migrated to the Mountain West.
The Community of Christ owns the gravesite property as well as other properties that make up part of historic Nauvoo, which has been restored and developed in recent years by the LDS Church.
deseretnews.com /dn/view/0,1249,600117968,00.html   (937 words)

  
 The Community of Christ Crucified
Ther person of Christ Crucified will be the power and wisdom of its members, and the poor and the suffering will be the object of their compassionate service.
The Community of Christ Crucified is the fruit of many hours of prayer, discussion and reflection of dozens of persons seeking a simple, yet dedicated way of following Christ Crucified in today's world.
Because of the desire to keep this community as simple in vision and structure as possible, it is not necessary to attend any meetings.
www.cptryon.org /community   (620 words)

  
 Community of Christ Association for Ministry to Military Personnel
Community of Christ Association for Ministry to Military Personnel
The Community of Christ Ministry to Military Personnel was officially organized at World Conference in April 1998.
Community of Christ - 1001 W. Walnut Independence Missouri 64050-3562 USA
www.cofchristpeacekeepers.org   (126 words)

  
 Christ's Community in Price Hill
Being hospitable means being a “lover of strangers.” If you are a stranger to us, know this: God loves you immensely more than you could imagine, and we want to come to love each other the same way.
The CCIPH Logo is a registered trademark and/or registered service marks of Christ's Community in Price Hill Inc. in the United States and other countries.
All other marks are the property of their respective owners, should be treated as such, and may be registered in various jurisdictions.
www.cciph.org   (525 words)

  
 Community of Christ Lutheran Church - Whitehouse, Ohio - Home Page
Community Groups - Our building is home weekly to other community groups such as Alcoholics Anonymous, Al Anon, Girl Scouts, 4H, Cub Scouts, and soccer practice.
It is a Voting Precinct for Lucas County as well as the home of the May Anthony Wayne Schools Kindergarten Screening.
Our building is available by request for many other community activities and groups.
www.commofchrist.org   (368 words)

  
 Graceland University:Prospective Students - Seminary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Community of Christ Seminary is solidly grounded in the Christian faith and shaped by its religious heritage and tradition.
We affirm that the people of God are called to live in community with all creation, and that peace and justice are the touchstones by which the gospel of Jesus Christ is enfleshed.
The mission of the seminary is to education and prepare - through prayerful scholarship, teaching, service, and mentoring - faithful, creative, and discerning leaders for ministries in congregations, church, and world.
www.graceland.edu /show.cfm?durki=27   (164 words)

  
 COMMUNITY OF CHRIST HISTORIAN'S OFFICE Page
The Community of Christ Historian administers the local jurisdictional history program.
Three dimensional artifacts are housed in the Community of Christ Museum.
Restoration Trail Foundation operates as a friend of the Community of Christ Historic Sites, assisting with special site funding needs.
www.jwha.info /cofc/cho.htm   (357 words)

  
 Community of Christ --  Encyclopædia Britannica
formerly (1852–69) Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, (1869–2001) Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints church that claims to be the legal continuation of the church founded by Joseph Smith at Fayette in Seneca county, New York, in 1830.
Nearly all that is known about the life of Jesus, also called Jesus Christ, after whom Christianity is named, is contained in the four Gospels of the New Testament, particularly those of Mark, Matthew, and Luke.
Highlights the evidence of the empty tomb and the ten appearances of Christ.
www.britannica.com /eb/article-9063220   (881 words)

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