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License for Pastoral Ministry (80317-MH-¶337.2)

Amend ¶337.2 as follows:
  
¶337.2 In addition to the ordained elders, persons who have been granted a license as local   for pastor s al ministry and who have been approved by vote of the clergy members in full connection may be appointed to local churches as pastors in charge under certain conditions, which are specified in ¶¶ 315-318.  All clergy members and licensed local pastors to be appointed shall assume a lifestyle consistent with Christian teaching as set forth in the Social Principles.

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Corrective for name of license