Pastor, Church & Law
Church Property & AdministrationVolume 2
Dig deeper with Richard Hammar in this volume as he establishes the legal definition of the church, and the relationship between the law and the Church. Topics covered include: inspection of records, federal reporting requirements, selection and liability of directors and officers, incorporation, church organization, zoning laws, and more.
- § 6-09
It is often important to determine which persons comprise the membership of a church since the church's charter and bylaws, and in some cases state nonprofit corporation law, generally vest considerable authority in the members. In congregational churches, the members typically elect and depose directors ...
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