ANSWER TO QUESTION 153 9/26/21

153. What form of church government is found to be the closest to the teaching of the New Testament?

ANS: The form of church government found to be closest to the New Testament is a congregational rule under the headship of the Lord Jesus Christ and obedience to his Word.

SEE: Matt 18:17; Acts 6:2-3; Matt 18:15-17; Rom 10:14-15; 1 Cor 5:1-5; Eph 1:17-23