Good Order

Did Rev. Lanning militate against his consistory? In the advice brought to Byron’s consistory, which advice Byron’s consistory adopted wholesale, the church visitors wrote, “Rev. Lanning militated against the settled and binding decision of his own consistory.” As evidence, they provided the following: a. The Byron Center consistory decided on November 11, 2020 that Rev.Continue reading “Good Order”

A Strait Betwixt Two – Introduction (2)

What will this blog do, and what will it not do? What this blog will not do is give a full history of the controversy. I disqualified myself from writing that history. I did that by behaving myself wickedly when the controversy first arose. Instead of reading the documents and trying to understand the issues,Continue reading “A Strait Betwixt Two – Introduction (2)”