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Commandment 2 – Elements of Worship


King’s Songs

Rev. Hendrick DeCock’s Case Against Hymns titled “THE SO-CALLED EVANGELICAL HYMNS THE DARLING OF THE ENRAPTURED AND MISLED MULTITUDE IN THE SYNODICAL REFORMED CHURCH and even by some of God’s children from blindness, because they were drunk with the wine of her fornication, further tested, weighed and found wanting, Yes, in conflict with all our FORMS OF UNITY AND THE WORD OF GOD”

Commandment 2 – Holy Days

Holy and Feast Days in General

8 Reasons Christian Holidays Should Not Be Observed

Why are Ecclesiastical Feast Days in our Church Order? by Rev. Dr. R. D. Anderson (25 March 2015)


The Regulative Principle of Worship and Christmas by Brian Schwertley

Commandment 2 – Images

What some orthodox Councils, Confessions, Ministers and Theologians Have said About the Second Commandment in Relation to humanity and person of Jesus Christ” Compiled by Dr. C. Matthew McMahon

Are Pictures of Christ Unbiblical?” by Brian Schwertley

Pictures of Christ” by John Murray, Reformed Herald, vol. 16, no. 9 (February 1961), and from The Presbyterian Reformed Magazine, vol. 7, no. 4 (Winter 1993)

Commandment 2 – Music

Instruments in Public Worship

Instrumental Music in the Public Worship of the Church by John L. Girardeau (pdf)

Commandment 4 – Sabbath

Our Sabbath Duties from The Salty Scrivener

The Perpetuity and Change of the Sabbath by Jonathan Edwards

The Protestant Reformation on Sabbath-Keeping by Rev. Prof. Dr. Francis Nigel Lee

Books to Read

The True Psalmody : or, the Bible Psalms the church’s only manual of praise ; with prefaces

The Puritans And Music In England And New England