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What is the Scriptural Order of Apostles

  • The apostles are in unity and harmony.  They must be submission to each other.
    • Each apostle is under the government of all the other apostles.
    • There is no such thing as a maverick or independent apostle.
    • There is no such thing as a chief apostle.
    • The apostles are not driven after money.
    • The apostles don't seek fame.
    • Apostles receive discipline from the other apostles.  Galatians 2:11-16
    • The apostles teach only the apostle's doctrine.
    • This is the doctrine that has been revealed to all the brethren.
  • Apostles don't teach their own doctrines but are in unity and submission to each other.
    • The Church is built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ being the chief cornerstone.  Ephesians 2:19-20
    • The apostles determine the doctrine for the local churches.  Acts 15
    • The apostles set local elders and deacons by the leading of the Holy Spirit.
    • The apostles have authority to deal with problems in the local churches.
    • The apostles are set for the safety of the Church.  They are a covering for the Church.
    • The apostles equip the saints, the members of the Body of Christ, so that the members can build each other up until the Church is in totaly unity and maturity in Christ. Ephesians 4:11-13
  • Apostels are not sent my men.  
    • The apostles cannot send themselves.  If an apostles sends himself, he is a false apostle. 
    • Apostles are not elected.
    • Apostles are not hired.
    • Apostles must be called and set by the Holy Spirit.

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