formal statements on issues of social and theological importance



O.SS.T. Position Papers





Our position papers serve one main purpose: to share our opinion on chosen topics of importance. Our goal is to give our readers a sense of our direction and render our feelings in a concise and focused way.





O.SS.T. Position Papers


Below is a menu of the various position papers adopted by the O.SS.T. Membership. To view any of these position papers, simply click on the links provided in the drop down box under Position Papers in the site menu.


Christian Church, Catholic Church, or One Holy Catholic and Apostolic Church


Statement Regarding Ministerial Standing of Women


Homosexuals and the Christian Fellowship


Presiding Archbishop-Abbot's Statement on Supreme Court Ruling


Statement on Abortion


Statement Regarding Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide


Code of Ethics for Churches


Code of Ethics for Ministers


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Whoever transgresses, and stays not in the doctrine of Christ, has not God.


He that stays in the doctrine of Christ, he has both the Father and the Son. ~ 2 John 1:9