The Constitution of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)

The Constitution of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) consists of two parts:

Part one is The Book of Confessions,  and Part two is The Book of Order, consisting of the Foundations of Presbyterian Polity, Form of Government, Directory for Worship, and Rules of Discipline.

 

1 Corinthians 14:40 "but all things should be done decently and in order"

 

The Book of Confessions: 

The Book of Confessions is Part I of the Constitution of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), it contains historical statements of what we, as a church, believe.   You can view Book of Confessions by clicking on the image below.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Book of Order:

The Book of Order 2019-2021 is Part II of the Constitution of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).   You can view Book of Order by clicking on the image below. The Book of Order includes:

  • Foundations of Presbyterian Polity

  • Form of Government

  • Directory for Worship 

  • Rules of Discipline