Kerkorde RCNZ (1977) HIc.

Offices of the Church

Deacons

Kerkorde RCNZ (1977) Art. 24

Offices of the Church

Deacons

Article
24

Duties of Deacons

The task of the deacons is: to diligently collect alms and other contributions of charity, to faithfully and diligently distribute the same to the poor as their needs may require after mutual counsel, to visit and comfort the distressed, to encourage the congregation to show Christian mercy to those in need at home and abroad, to render an account to the session.