Ordination Process by Denomination

This section provides an overview of the ordination process for several mainline denominations, along with links to the denominational websites.

Click here for one document with overviews of the ordination process and requirements for each of the following denominations: Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Episcopal Church, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Presbyterian Church (USA), United Church of Christ, United Methodist Church.

For a table that groups the denominations by requirement, click here.

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