EPC Ordination Exam Study Guides – Links to All 7 Guides

Links to all 7 study guides for ordination exams in the Evangelical Presbyterian Church:

Sacraments

Book of Order (Government, Discipline, Worship)

Westminster Confession of Faith

English Bible, Part 1 (Content)

English Bible, Part 2 (Purpose of the 66 Books)

Church History

General Exam Information, Reading List, Request for Ordination Exams Form

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EPC Ordination Exams: General Exam Information, Reading List, Request for Ordination Exams Form

Follow this link to a Study Guide for Written Ordination Examinations: Theology, Sacraments, Reformed Tradition found on the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC) website resources downloads page.

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Church History: An Ordination Exam Study Guide for Use in the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC)

The most concise resource for the church history ordination exam is found in the EPC Leadership Training Guide as follows:

CHAPTER ONE: Church History I – pages 7-16, and

CHAPTER TWO: Church History II – pages 17-36, found on the EPC website.

Click here for EPC Leadership Training Guide

The English Bible Part 1 (Content): An Ordination Exam Study Guide for Use in the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC)

Following are questions and answers I used in preparing for the English Bible portion of the ordination exams in the Evangelical Presbyterian Church. Continue reading

The English Bible Part 2 (The Purpose of the 66 Books): An Ordination Exam Study Guide for Use in the Evangelical Presbyterian Church

Following is material I used in preparing for ordination exams in the Evangelical Presbyterian Church.

GENESIS:

TO TEACH ISR GOD’S DESIGN FOR THEM AS A NATION THRU THE            BACKGROUND OF EARLY WORLD HISTORY AND LIVES OF PATRIARCHS Continue reading

The Westminster Confession of Faith: An Ordination Exam Study Guide for Use in the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC)

Following are questions and answers from the Westminster Confession that I used in preparing for ordination exams in the Evangelical Presbyterian Church.

  1. What things show God’s attributes? 1-1

OUR  NATURAL UNDERSTANDING AND THE WORKS OF CREATION SHOW HIS GOODNESS WISDOM AND POWER. Continue reading

The Book of Order (Book of Government, Book of Discipline, and Book of Worship): An Ordination Exam Study Guide for Use in the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC)

Following are questions and answers from the EPC Book of Order that I used in preparing for ordination exams in the Evangelical Presbyterian Church.

I. THE BOOK OF GOVERNMENT

  1. What is the Constitution of the EPC? Preface

WESTMINSTER STANDARDS, BOOK OF ORDER, ESSENTIALS OF OUR FAITH

  1. What does the Book of Order consist of? Preface

BOOK OF GOVT, BOOK OF DISCIPLINE, BOOK OF WORSHIP Continue reading

The Sacraments: An Ordination Exam Study Guide for Use in the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC)

Following are questions and answers concerning the sacraments taken from the Westminster Confession and the EPC Book of Worship that I used in preparing for ordination exams in the Evangelical Presbyterian Church.

I. WESTMINSTER CONFESSION

  1. What is a sacrament? 27.1

HOLY SIGNS AND SEALS OF THE COV OF GRACE

  1. What four things do they signify? 27.1

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