Act 2, 1906 (II) (Class 1) – Act anent the repeal of (Act 1 of Class I., 1884) “Act anent the Subscription of Formula by Deacons”. 24th May 1906.

WHEREAS the General Assembly did pass in 1884, with consent of Presbyteries, an Act, entitled “ Act anent the Subscription of Formula by Deacons,” whereby Deacons are relieved of subscription to the Confession of Faith. WHEREAS the same Act was passed in face of protests and dissents by a faithful minority. AND WHEREAS it is most desirable that all office-hearers in this Church should subscribe to the Confession of Faith. The General Assembly, with consent of Presbyteries, repeal said Act of 1884, and revert to the former practice of this Church.

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