For such an historic change to the church, a two-thirds majority was required in all three Houses of the general synod.
Dr. Hiltz added that he was calling the attention of the general synod to the caravan plan.
Since 1871 the general synod has, from time to time, put forth other canons.
The second general synod decided to compile a special hymnal, and under its authority such a book was issued in 1864.
They held at Paris, in May, 1559, their first general synod; and eleven fully established churches sent deputies to it.
I am not aware that any censorship of the press has been authorized by general synod.
At the head of the whole organization is a general synod, sitting at Paris.
But, in 1881, a new proposal for altering the formula of subscription passed the general synod.
In our letter of 1856, to general synod, we called particular attention to the subject.
We also sent a communication to our Church, addressing it to general synod.