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What is lay faithful?

In most systems of Christian belief the Church is comprised of two broad areas of function. Firstly we have the hierarchy of the ministry or priesthood who minister to the people of the church who comprise the "Lay Faithful" or… Full Answer

What is a commissioned minister?

A commissioned minister is a lay person who performs specific church-related ministry that is recognized by an association but does not require the administration of the sacraments. In the United Church of Christ, commissioned ministry is one of three ministries.