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dancing and card playing prohibited regulations concerning, 210-247.
by, 271.

trial of, 368.
GOODS OF CHRISTIAN MEN-

directions concerning, 369.
not owned in common, 25.

privilege of appeal, 372.
GOOD WORKS

LOCAL PREACHERS' MEETING
article on, 11.

how composed, 235.
enjoined, 34.

directions concerning, 236-239.
GOVERNMENT-

LOCATED MINISTERS-
article on, 24.

directions concerning, 244.
duty of Christians to obey, 21.

LOCATION OF MINISTERS-
GRACE -

powers of Annual Conference in re-
means of, 35, 54-75, 297-307.

spect to the, 114.
HERETICAL DOCTRINES-

LORD'S PRAYER
dissemination of, forbidden, 366, 375. use of, in public worship, 57.
HOLINESS

LORD'S SUPPER -
deficiency of, among Ministers, 327. articles on, 19, 20.
HOLY GHOST

duty of partaking of, 35.
article on, 5.

mode of receiving, 39.
call to the Ministry by the, 277-280. to whom administered, 40, 41.
HOLY SCRIPTURES

ritual to be used in administering, 58.
the sufficiency of, article on, 6.

form for administering, 566.
IMPROPER TEMPERS, WORDS, OR ACTIONS- LOVE-FEASTS-

in Ministers and Probationers, 365. to be held, 74.
in Local Preachers, 370.

admission to, by ticket, 74.
in Members, 374,

not to last above an hour-and-a-half,
INSOLVENCIES-

273.
of Local Preachers, 371.

how often strangers may be admit-
of Members, 381.

ted, 73.
INTOXICATING LIQUORS-

MAGISTRATES -
buying, selling, or using, forbidden, speaking evil of, forbidden, 33.
33, 374.

MARRIAGE-
question to Candidates for the Min- of Ministers, article on, 22.
istry respecting, 154-165.

directions concerning, 42.
JUSTIFICATION OF MAN-

MASS-
article on, 10.

sacrišice of, unscriptural, 21.
LAY DELEGATES-

MATRIMONY-
to General Conference, 76.

form for solemnizing, 567.
how elected, 80, 81.

MEANS OF GRACE-
qualifications of, 80.

to be observed, 35, 54-75, 297-307.
LAW-

MEMBERS--
moral, its obligation, 7.

reception of, 46.
appeal, on questions of, 100.

from other Churches, 46.
LEADERS

to be received on trial, 47.
(See Class Leaders.)

numbers of, to be taken, 27t.
LEADERS' MEETING.

numbers of, to be reported to Quar-
who compose the, 248.

terly. Official Meeting and the
duties of, 219.

Annual District Meeting, 274.
LIST OF RESERVE-

Superintendent to leave a list of, for
inquiry concerning, in District Meet- his successor, 274.
ing, 159.

not to remove without certificate, 275.
in Annual Conference, 120.

trial of, 373,
LOCAL PREACHERS-

privilege of appeal, 377.
Members of Quarterly Official Meeting, form of receiving, 565.
225.

METHODISM —
to be examined for license, 237.

rise of, 27, 28.
how licensed, 233, 234, 236.

METHODIST CHURCH
shall meet in class, 241

reception of Ministers from any branch
name must be recorded on Journals of

of the, 334.
the Quarterly Official Meeting, 242 MINISTERS
who have been in connection with the

marriage of, 22.
Conference of, 244.

not to be evil spoken of, 33.
removal of, 245.

ordination of, form for the 569.
reception of, from other Churches, 217. widows of deceased, allowance of, 582.

MINISTRY

return of, to be made by Superinten-
examination of Candidates for the, dent, 402.
277-280.

PASTORAL ADDRESS
MISSIONS

to be read by, 273.
by whom formed, 418.

PASTORAL VISITING -
domestic, directions concerning, 203. enjoined, 318-328.
MISSIONARIES

PRAYER-
not subject to rule of limitation, 139. duty of family and private, 35.

rule respecting the ordination of, 115. PRAYER MEETINGS-
MISSIONARY COMMITTEE-

to be appointed by the Superinten-
to be appointed by each Annual Con- dent, 273.
ference, 117.

PREACHING
of consultation and finance, 500.

best method of, 314, 315.
Missionary Meetings, arrangements for when to continue, or desist from, in
holding, 205.

in any place, 316, 317.
MISSIONARY SECRETARY-

PRESIDENT-
appointment of, 502.

of General Conference, how appoint-
MISSIONARY SOCIETY --

ed, 86-252.
constitution of, 485-505.

duties of, 86-253.
Members of, 487.

may not exercise a General Superin-
Auxiliary and Branch Societies, 488.

tendence, 253.
Officers of Branch and Auxiliary Soci- provision in case of death or disability
eties, 489, 490.

of, 89.
Central Board of the, 493.

Vice-President, how appointed, 88.
Committee of consultation and finance, duties of, 88.
500.

provision in event of death or disa-
General Officers of the, and their du- bility of President and Vice-Presi-
ties, 502-507

dent, 89.
NEW TRIAL-

of Annual Conferences, how appoint-
may be granted, 350.

ed, 110, 254.
NON-PAYMENT OF DEBTS-

duties of, 255-259.
procedure in case of, 382.

powers of, 259.
OATIS-

trial of, 355.
article on, 26.

provision in case of death or disability
OBLATION OF CHRIST -

of, 119.
article on, 21.

PROBATIONERS-
OLD TESTAMENT-

for membership, 32, 47.
article on, 7.

for the Ministry, 157-159.
canonical books of, 6.

must be recommended by Quarterly
ORDINATION-

Official Meeting, 163.
Candidates for, must be approved of must have a written license in certain

by Annual Conference, 120.
President of Conference and Senior eligible to appointment to college,
Ministers to ordain those received

190.
into full connexion, 258.

general directions concerning, 149-156.
provision for the, of distant Mission- term of probatiou, 155.
aries, 115.

rules of -- conduct of, 282-293.
of the, form for the, of Minister's, smaller advices to, 294.
569.

trial of, 357.
ORIGIN OF THE UNITED SOCIETIES, 27, 28. course of study for, ap. I.
ORIGINAL SIN-

PUBLIC WORSHIP
article on, 8.

directions for, 54-60.
ORPHANS OF MINISTERS -

PUBLICATIONS-
support of, 524, 561.

Editors of, 482-183.
PARSONAGES -

PURGATORY
directions concerning building, 395. article on, 15.
duty of Chairmen and Ministers con- | QUARTERLY OFFICIAL MEETING-
cerning, 396.

of whom composed, 225.
Committee on, to be appointed, 396. Chairman of, 226.
arbiteration in cases of dispute con- regular business of, 227, 234.
cerning, 396.

receive financial return from classes,
inventory of furniture in the, to be 228.
kept, 400.

to make the estimate of amounts

cases, 175.

necessary for t support of Min- SABBATH-
isters, 230.

observance of, enjoined, 33.
Ministers' and Probationers' salaries Ministers to preach on the observance
and expenses to be paid by, 228.

of the, 328.
to try appeals, 229.

SABBATH SCHOOLS
Steward of the fund for the poor to directions concerning, 430-432.
report to, 228.

constitution of, 433-447.
to appoint the Stewards, 231.

Committee of management of, 434.
to examine the character of exhorters Officers of, 434.

--grant and renew their licences, order of business in meetings of com-
233

mittee, 438.
to examine the character of Local Special Meetings, 439.

Preachers-grant and renew their Teachers' Meetings, 439.
licenses, 233.

Anniversary, 440.
to appoint the Steward to Financial General Principles, 441-447.
District Meeting, 230.

District Meeting to appoint to Sunday
to elect representatives to Sabbath- School Committee, 448.
school Committee, 231.

inquiry by Chairman at District Meet-
to recommend Candidates for the ing in relation to, 449.
Ministry, 232.

Sabbath-school Conventions, 450.
to elect representatives to Annual Annual Conference Sunday-school
District Meeting, 233.

Committee, 451.
to appoint Trustees in certain cases, duties of, 452.
403-406.

Annual Meetings, 455.
to appoint Committee on Church Collections for, 456.
Buildings, 398.

General Conference Board of Manage-
RECEIVING PROBATIONERS FOR THE MIN-

ment of, 457.
ISTRY -

Duties of the Board, 459.
by whom recommended, 232.

Secretary and Treasurer of, 459.
by whom received, 163.

Auditing Committee of, 459.
RECEPTION

SACRAMENTS, THE-
of Ministers from other Churches, article on, 17.
333-335.

forms for administering, 563, 564, 566.
of Probationers, 336.

SCRIPTURES-
of Members, form for the, 465.

article on, 6.
RRCORDING STEWARD-

canon of, 6.
how appointed, 390.

study of, 299.
duties of, 393.

to be read in public, 55, 56.
provision in case of incapacity of, 394. SALARIES
REGISTRAR OF CHURCH PROPERTY-

of Ministers and Probationers, 385-387,
duties of, 401.

SECRETARIES
REGISTRATION -

of Conferences, duties of, 87, 120.
of Church Property, 101.

of District Meetings, duties of, 143-
REPRESENTATION —

207.
ratio of, to General Conference, 77. SELF-DENIAL-
RESURRECTION OF CHRIST-

enjoined, 34.
article on, 4.

SIN -
RITES AND CEREMONIES OF CHURCIIES — original, article on, 8.
article on, 23.

after justification, article 13.
RITUAL-

SINGING -
orders of the, 563-572.

certain songs forbidden, 33.
when to be used, 58.

directions concerning, 61-65.
RULERS-

Superintendent to direct the, 66.
article on, 24.

SLAVES-
RULES -

buying and seliing forbidden, 33.
of conduct for Ministers and Proba- SMUGGLING --
tioners, 282-293.

forbidden, 33.
RULES, GENERAL -

SNUFF, TOBACCO, AND DRAMS —
of United Societies, 33-35.

prohibited to Probationers, 154.
not to be revoked or changed by Son of GOD-
General Conference, 91.

article on, 3.
to be read by Superintendent in the SPEAKING IN THE CONGREGATION -

Societies and Congregations, 273. article on, 16.

OD,

SPIRITUOUS LIQUORS-

TEMPERANCE-
buying, selling, or drinking, prohibi- in eating and drinking, enjoined, 305.
ted, 33, 374.

TIME-
STANDARDS

means of securing, for Pastoral duty,
of doctrine, 1.

323.
STEWARDS-

employing profitably, 310, 311.
Meeting, 251.

TREASURE
Members of the Quarterly Official of earthly, 33.

Meeting, and Leaders' Meeting, TREATING-
225, 248.

at elections, forbidden, 328.
qualifications of, 389.

TRIAL-
number of, 390.

of a President, Chairman, and Mis-
how appointed, 390.

sionary Secretary, 354-356.
to whom accountable, 392.

of a Minister and Probationer, 357-
accounts to be examined by Superin-

367.
tendent, 272.

of a Local Preacher, 368-372.
duties of, 384-391.

of Members, 373-383.
recording, 390.

right of, guaranteed, 94.
STUDY, COURSE OF-

TRINITY, THE HOLY-
(See Course of Study)

article on, 2.
SUNDAY SCHOOLS

TRUSTEES OF CHURCHES-
(See Sabbath Schools.)

number and qualifications of, 403, 404.
SUPERANNUATED MINISTERS-

mode of choosing, 403, 406.
considered and recommended in An- shall not be ejected while held for
nual District Meeting, 177.

money, 405.
by Annual Conference, 120.

UNION-
allowance to, 526.

necessity and means of, among our-
children of, 561.

selves, 308, 309.
SUPERANNUATION FUND-

UNITED SOCIETIES-
Board of the, 507-509.

General Rules of,"33-35.
by whom elected, 610.

USURY--
powers of the Board of, 510, 511. forbidden, 33.
sources of income of, 512-518.

VISITING
claimants upon the, 519-524.

Pastoral, directions concerning, 318-327
scale of payments of the, 525-527. WATCHNIG UITS-
SUPEREROGATION, WORKS OF

to be held, 273.
article on, 12.

WESLEY
SUPERINTENDENTS-

forms the First Society, 27.
of a Circuit or Mission, 268.

Sermons, 1.
duties of 269-276.

WIDOWS-
to appoint and change Leaders, 272. of deceased Ministers, allowance to, 532
receive, try, and expel Members, ac- WILL, FREE --
cording to Discipline, 271.

article on, 9.
preside in all Official Meetings, 271. WITNESSES-
preside in absence of Chairman in

Non-Members not to be rejected, 345.
Quarterly Official Meetings, 271.

WORD, THE-
make all nominations to office, 271. article on, 3.
keep a Circuit book, 274.

WORKS, GOOD-
see the collections are duly made, 276. article on, 11.
examine the character and qualifica- WORSHIP -
tions of Leaders, 272.

attendance on, enjoined, 35.
SUPERNUMERARY FUND-

public, directions for, 64-59.
of the Conferences einbraced in the
late Conference of British North

APPENDIX.
America, by whom managed, 535.
SOPERNUMERARY MINISTERS--

I. COURSE OF STUDY.
considered in District Meeting, 178. II. GENERAL CONFERENCE APPOINTMENTS
in the Annual Conference, 120.

(1) General Conference Officers.
SUPPORT-

(2) General Conference Special
of Ministers and Probationers, 385-387.

Committee.
of Superannuated Ministers, 619-526. (3) Missionary Department.
of widows of desceased Ministers, 532.

(4) Book and Printing Establish-
of children, 388.

ment.

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