Church Order

Original Language Title: Kirkkojärjestys

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Synod is the Church Act (1054/93) in Chapter 2, section 1 of the order under paragraph 2, adopted by the Church as follows: part I General provisions Chapter 1 section 1 of the recognition of the Church and members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church to recognize the God of the Christian faith, which is based on the Holy Word, the old and New Testament prophetic and apostolisiin files, which is expressed in three of the old church of the Augsburg Confession of faith, as well as in its unamended confession and other Lutheran Church in recognition of the Consensus document. The Church keeps the principle of recognition of the Supreme point of reference the books that most of all to learn of God's Holy Church is to examine and assess, according to the word.


section 2 of the supply of and the teaching of the Church in holy books must be used in accordance with the recognition.


section 3 a member of the Church for the baptism of a child in the Holy light 1);
2) confession of the school visited the Evangelistic-Lutheran Church in the past belonged to a person who announces, and will recognize the Church's faith; as well as the age of the person provided for in the other 3), which does not belong to the Evangelical Lutheran Church, so that he may be necessary after the teaching of baptism or, if he or she is properly baptized into the Church, I believe, to recognize.
A member of the Church will be properly baptized child, as well as on the basis of the relevant notification to another Evangelistic-Lutheran Church and the rest of the Christian Church or religious community, belonging to the age of the person, if provided for in the Council of Trent that the Church or religious community, it has been approved by the agreement with a member of the Church. (in 2006, on 10 November 2005/589)
If the Minister does not agree to the request for joining the Church, he has to submit the case to the Church Council or Parish Council.
A person who has been a member of the Church above, in accordance with article 1 (2) or (3), shall be considered as confirmation of the school in passing and konfirmoiduksi.


section 4 of the Church member shall have the right to share in the Church of the Saints in the shipments and the benefits of the church provided by the law of the Church and the Church in accordance with the provisions of the order.
The rest of the Christian Church or religious community member has the right to share in the Church of the Saints in the shipments and other activities of the Church, sponsoring, as well as to preach in the service of God and to assist in the allocation of Member of the Church of the Holy Communion, on the same basis as if the Vatican Council has accepted that a church or religious community with a treaty. (on 11 May 2001/1558), section 5, of the Church's will be participating in the service of God, to use the struggling grace stimulate the implementation of the instruments and the task of the Church.
The Church's should follow the Christian way of life, to enter into marriage in the prescribed manner, give to baptize their children and take care of their Christian education.
(II) a part of the worship of the Church, religious and other activities the Church Ordinances, Chapter 2 (A) in section 1 of the conditions of employment of the worship God is open to all.
Services shall be considered to be carried out in accordance with the Ordinances of the Church Manual and.


section 2 of the Day of worship is considered a parish church on Sundays and public holidays, kirkollisina. If there are several churches in the Church of the Council or Parish Council, decide where in the Church or in the churches of God's favor at any given time are considered. The service can also be seen outside the Church.
A church service will be held on independence day, and in the context of State events, as provided for in, or special events.
Other religious services will be held, as necessary.


section 3 of the Day usually starts with worship at 10. If there is a valid reason to start a worship service at the time, to decide on the issue constantly with the rest of the Church Council or Parish Council. The decision is subject to chapter.
If two of the same church to join the Church is a common Church, the Church of the time of the commencement of the common worship, decide the Board of Governors. The decision shall be submitted to the chapter, which the Church has.


section 4 of the preaching of the Church must be the text and must be imposed by the manual of the Church of the confession. A sermon must not contain inappropriate reference to the person, or demagoguery.


section 5 of the Day jumalanpalveluksessa is used for a church meeting, approved by the hymn book and the exhibition sävelmistöä. In the service of God may be temporarily used for other suitable hymns along with the songs and tunes from the trade fair.


section 6 of the Day of worship is to be provided, to whom the priest in the Church has been entrusted. With the agreement of the Lord or the Vicar of the Church on the orders of the County it is ready to be distributed to the rest of the priest.
A person who has acquired the right to work as a lecturer, with the permission of the Lord can preach the worship of the Church.
The Church of the Lord can be in an individual case to call the Evangelical Lutheran Church in konfirmoidun, Christian beliefs known's to preach in worship. (establishing/1234) 4 is repealed by establishing the ' P '/1234.



section 7 if the illness or the rest of the sum due is not a believer in God's service to the Church, will be someone else's site as the authorities or the Church of the members of the Council to proceed, as the Church Manual.


section 8 of the Church Council or Parish Council shall establish a plan of the day jumalanpalveluksissa portable kolehdeista, not provided for by the second paragraph of article 2 of Chapter 22 of the laws of the Church: in accordance with the first subparagraph of paragraph 9.


(B) article 9 of the Lord's Eucharist Holy Communion is celebrated in the service of God.
Communion is to spend, not only in the Church, the blessing of the Church in the Chapel and the Chapel, also in another place, that chapter is the Church of the presentation of the Council or Parish Council approved for the purpose. (16 May 2002/1202)
Communion may be temporarily to spend under the supervision of the Church of the Lord of the Church, or in an undertaking approved in accordance with paragraph 2. The work of the armed forces in Church will be celebrating the Eucharist in the Church or outside the Court, in accordance with paragraph 2, approved on the Bishop's supervision. (May 7, 2010/666) 10 § where necessary, it may be for a single person to share the communion of the Church, as shown in the manual, in the service of God.


Article 11 each Member shall be permitted to participate in Communion at the Church.
Dipped in a child who has been taught the importance of Holy Communion will be permitted to participate in the Communion together with the parents, or the rest of his Christian education to ensure the Church konfirmoidun. Baptized member of the Church, who will attend the first school, may participate in the communion of the Church ehtoollisopetusta after receiving the common worship confession left school with a teacher. (9.11.2001/1163)
Communion can be given also to a person who is ill or in emergency mode and include supper.


Article 12 of the Communion share the priest. Lehtorilla has the right to assist in the distribution of Holy Communion and share communion in the case referred to in article 10.
The Church of the Lord may be granted by the Evangelical Lutheran Church in konfirmoidulle, Christian beliefs known to the Member of the Court shall be assisted by the distribution of Holy Communion. The work of the armed forces the right to assist the distribution of Holy Communion in church to decide on course of the Bishop. (May 7, 2010/666)
If anyone is in danger or otherwise in a special emergency, and he wants to communion, not every Christian to give him communion, where the priest is not available.


(C) section 13 of the baptism of the Holy Ghost Baptism supply. the priest.
Properly baptized not dunk again.


There are fears that child dying, and not section 14, if the priest is not immediately available to provide the baptism, to become someone else's Church to baptize a child in the name of the triune God with water. An emergency baptism is to help the Church Manual. It is ready to be distributed to the rest of the Christian.
An emergency baptism in the Church of the Lord, shall be informed without delay of the relevant agency. An emergency baptism is confirmed in the manner set out in the Church Manual.


section 15 of the members of the Church must bring the child to be baptized without undue delay. If a child's baptism is delayed, it is to remind the child of the Lord of the Church parents or carers.
When one or both of the parents does not belong to a church or when the child is not his parents ' kasvatettavana, he can dunk, taking into account the child's affiliation to the Church separately.


section 16 (7 May 2010/666) Kastettavalla must have at least two godparents, who are konfirmoituja of the Evangelical-luterilaista believe the members of the Church. In addition to these, may also be a sponsor for the rest of the evidence submitted by the Evangelical Lutheran Church of baptism, accepting Christian Church or religious community.
For a special reason, baptism can be delivered, even if the kastettavalla is just one of the sponsors, which is confirmed by the Evangelical luterilaista believe a member of the Church. The submission of the baptism of the decision makes it the parish church, the Lord, a member of the kastettava which is related to.
Your child can be a special reason to be baptized after add up to two mentors. How to add a decision either way can make the child's guardians of the presentation of the child of the parish priest. Either way, it shall be entered in the books of the Church, to add in the Church, in which the child is dipped in or attached to a member of the Church.


section 17 (May 7, 2010/666)


The baptism will take place in the Church, in the Chapel, at home or elsewhere, as the priest and the parties agree to. At least two of either, or another witness must be present at the baptism.
When the dew is delivered, give way to the prayed Sunday for the day.


(D). Article 18 of the marriage Engagement partners will be inaugurated in the manner set out in kirkollisesti of the marriage the Church Manual. The consecration of the supply.
Kirkollisesti vihittävien will be the confirmation of the school who visited the members of the Church. If one of the engagement partner is not a member of the Church, they may be held to inaugurate the kirkollisesti, if the Church is not a member of the Christian Church or religion.


section 19 on Sunday, the day of the marriage of the jumalanpalveluksessa we pray on behalf of, or even have the intention of marriage to the Church.
The wedding ceremony will take place in the Church, Chapel or elsewhere, as the vihittävät agree with the priest. (16 May 2002/1202) of section 20 of the marriage, which is celebrated in other than the order used by the Evangelical Lutheran Church, may be, on request, to bless.


(E) article 21 of the blessing of the Church. The grave's death will be announced Sunday, the day of the jumalanpalveluksessa as the Church Manual.


section 22 shall the priest in the Church of the tomb of siunaamisen or a blessing in the Chapel, the Chapel, the tomb of the deceased's home, as the priest concerned with fit. (16 May 2002/1202)
In exceptional cases, to the Church's grave in siunaamisen can supply the rest of the Christian Church or quasi-judicial if it is based on the deceased's place of the community priest, clearly express the will of the people and on the parish church with the Lord.


section 23 of the Church to bless the grave, if not in the person or other persons caring for the deceased's funeral. The blessing is not, however, be delivered, if the deceased is clearly expressed, and will otherwise or if the priest sielunhoidollisessa in the debate or in any other way on the basis of the opinion that the concept of analogous received grave blessing.


(F) a number of the provisions of section 24 of the Church. members shall have the right to be supplied with the delivery of your parish priest analogous, unless a compelling reason for it to stop.
The priest is obliged to carry out the shipment of the ward in the second ecclesiastical parish member. The priest shall at the request of the ecclesiastical delivery in another Church.


section 25 of the Association from the delivery of the priest shall immediately provide written notice of the relevant parish church to the Lord. The marriage, who were redeemed and the notification is provided separately.
The priest is given the certificate of delivery made at the request of the person concerned.


section 26 of the Ecclesiastical delivery shall not be remunerated for. The parish priest, to carry out, on behalf of the delivery is known as the principal, and the Church of kanttorille can, however, run.


section 27 of the conditions under which the second Conference of the Evangelical Lutheran Church or other Christian religion or community, the priest may in individual cases, to perform ritual.
Chapter 3 the Christian education and teaching, as well as a confirmation to be given in article 1 of the parents and guardians for children in line with the recognition of the Church in the Christian education and teaching. And the Church should support parents and carers in educational and teaching work.


section 2 of the Church will take care of the different ages of the members of the Church of Christian education and spiritual life.


section 3 of the Church should be considered a confirmation of our school, where young people are introduced to the common faith of the Church and is controlled by the life of the Church.
The confirmation of our school will lead to a priest or a lecturer. Teachers will work along with kanttorit, youth directors and other officials of the Church as the Church confession in the school by-laws. Where appropriate, confirmation will be held privately.
The parish church, the Council shall adopt a statute for the confirmation of the school or Parish Council. The decision is subject to endorsement by the chapter.


3. (a) section (8.11.2003/1046) chapter for the Association, may be granted for the duration of the Foundation or to the institution of the confession. The Conference will give more detailed provisions on the conditions for granting the authorization, as well as the confirmation of the control of the schools.
Chapter may withdraw the marketing authorization, if the confirmation of the arrangements of the school or of education do not meet the conditions laid down for the granting of the authorization.


section 4 of the Confession of the school will be given instruction in Christian doctrine, adopted in accordance with the kirkolliskokouksessa. Used textbooks adopt the Conference of bishops.
The provisions of Chapter 1, the Conference of bishops to provide more accurate under section 3 of the amount referred to in paragraph 3.


section 5 of the Konfirmaatioon to the participation, on the basis of the Council is hereby authorised, confession of the school.
Konfirmaatiossa tunnustaudutaan Church faith and the right to independently in the Eucharist. Konfirmaation supply a priest or a lecturer.
Chapter 4 the soul care and confession; Church discipline; Diakonia and the missionary work of the Church will take care of the article 1 of the people living in its territory, the soul of the Christian faith and life, as well as for the care, to provide an opportunity to the private rippiin. This is, in particular, the parish priests and teachers, but also to the other members of the Church.


section 2 of the ones that are causing offence with their lives and neglect their responsibilities, the Church's priest, will guide you through the Christian way of life.
Contrary to the Church's recognition of its growing collection of church members, the Church of the Lord will be adjusted.


section 3 of the Congregation and its members must follow the diakoniaa, the purpose of which is Christian love based on the assistance, in particular for those with an emergency is the largest and which does not otherwise help. The Church of the Council or by the functioning of the Parish Council, adopted by diakonia management rule.


section 4 of the Congregation and its members will be promoting missionary work, the purpose of which is to spread the Gospel among them, who are not Christians. The activities of the Church Council or Parish Council by adopting a missionary rules.
(III) the part of the officials and employees of the Pappisvirka, Chapter 5, section 1 of the Priest Pappisvirka to the provision of public worship and the sacraments, management of the supply of the other ecclesiastical as well as sharing the private counseling and confession.
Pappisvirkaan the consecration of the supply. The Bishop of the Bishop's authority is open or being prevented from attending to his chapter may invite the other to the Bishop to deliver the priestly ordination. (on 11 May 2001/439)
In the Church of the Archdiocese of Chapter 5, article 1, para 2, the adoption referred to in subsection pappisvirkaan to be Wed to for taking a decision on the participation and the consecration of Archbishop or Bishop shall, taking into account the chapter 18, section 1 (a), is prescribed in the distribution of tasks. (7 November 1996/678 in 1997) as a priest upon must be 1), God-fearing and Christian life known at a member of the Church;
the University of a theological degree 2) carried out by the Conference of bishops has been approved by the pappisviran eligibility requirement; as well as (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) 3 paragraph repealed by the ' P ' 12/11/2010/1009 in 2012.

4) otherwise pappisvirkaan.
(9.11.2002/50, 2003)
The Conference of bishops shall specify the implementing arrangements for the marriage ceremony to the required certificates.


section 3 (11 May 2006/590), section 3, is repealed by the ' P ' 11 May 2006/590.


section 4 of the preceding the ceremony to ask the Bishop and the other members of the chapter will demonstrate that it will be able to handle the pappisvirkaa and provide samples as determined by the chapter.


section 5 of the Priest to ordain a person who 1) have been invited to submit to the priest;
2) works in the Government or public authorities of the Church as the holder of a tuomiokapitulissa; (9.11.2002/1275, 2003) 3) is called to the Church Missionary Association or Chapter 6, under the conditions set out in article 38, the Christian community; or (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) 4) works as a teacher in a university or other higher education institution theological science or religion as a teacher at the school and also by considering ways to agree: the priest's post of the Church as his päätoimensa.


in section 6, the following shall be a priest upon the post vihittäessä the promise: an all-seeing God, N.N., I promise Myself that the toimittaessani pappisvirkaa, that I am ready to receive, I would like to stay in God's Holy Word and in the Evangelical-Lutheran Church of the confession. I do not publicly proclaim or spread and I secretly promote or endorse the objections. I would also like to properly preach the word of God and to share the Holy sacraments of Christ according to the regulation. I want to follow the law and order of the Church, as well as to serve willingly Church and sanankuulijoita. All of this will follow so that I can respond to that of God and in front of people. Here God help me.


After the consecration of vihitylle, paragraph 7, of the Priest is given the vihkijän, signed by the priesthood to a testimony to the fact that he is called and ordained in pappisvirkaan.


section 8 (on 11 May 2001/1558)


The second Evangelical Lutheran Church or other Christian religious community, authorising the priest to deliver the pappisvirkaa Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland will decide and the chapter. The applicant shall provide in section 4 of this chapter, article 6 of the samples and the promise. In addition, it is to be followed, what was ordained a priest for the consecration of the conditions specified above. If he has not previously been ordained as a priest of the Evangelical-Lutheran or in a church, which is ehtoollisyhteys with the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland, he is the pappisvirkaan.
If the Vatican Council has approved the rest of the Christian Church or religious community with the adoption of the agreement on the mutual pappisviran, the priest of that church or religious community, it is in order to deliver the pappisvirkaa to be given only to those referred to in section 4 of this chapter.


section 9 If the priests are asked to do a priestly genealogy service, other than a member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church for Christians, he did not get the right to refuse, if such a service is contrary to the law, the Church order or the Church's recognition. The delivery shall be carried out according to the Church Manual.


section 10 (8.11.2013/415 v 2014) member of the priest in the diocese, where he was ordained in pappisvirkaan or where he is with the consent of the chapter. If a priest is appointed the priest's post in another diocese, he moves to this diocese. The priest's Office, or the rest of the Church, church group, or church Office: a divorced priest is one of the bishopric, which he resigned it belonged to or where he is with the consent of the chapter.
The Church in the service of the priest, the Group may belong to the diocese, to which the members of the Church of the linguistic minority.


section 11 (8.11.2013/415 v 2014) in the service of the priest of the Church to the Church in the Evangelical Lutheran Church is a member. The Church in the service of the group back to the parish priest, the Reverend is part of the same syndrome.
If the Church Group is several Dean, chapter number, where the Reverend priest of the parish to the group.
On the basis of the language of the Church in the service of the group, the other a priest of the Diocese of the Diocese of the Evangelical Lutheran Church.
If a priest is not in the service of the Church or church group, he belongs to the same Church, the Reverend as to which he is a member.
A diocesan priest, who does not live in the Diocese of the Evangelical Lutheran Church, a court in the territory of the municipality.
Chapter 6 (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) personnel (A). General provisions relating to Posts (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) § 1 (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) in the Church must be the Church of the Lord, the church musician and diakonian. Church musician and diakonian, Chapter 6 of the law of civil servants can be the Church in the so-called criteria of section 52: establish, with the approval of or change to part-time or for any failure by: päättämäksi or fill in the amount for part-time.
In the Church may be in addition to the authorities of the Lord the priest virkoina the Church's chaplain and parish pastor's posts. The other posts in the Church is the Church of the Council to decide, according to the.
A parish priest within the Church Pastor can virkoina be posts. The other posts in the Church or in the parish church of the group within the Church of the Council shall decide on the common, unless otherwise specified in the Statute of the group or church Church law, Chapter 11, section 2, in accordance with paragraph 4.
Two or more of the same Diocese of the Church of the Lord's Church may be common. Chapter to decide on the abolition of the joint creation of the post of the Lord and the Church. Two or more of the same Diocese within the Church may also be a common church musician, diakonian or the Church financial management tasks of the civil service in respect of which the relevant congregations make the corresponding decisions.
The Church and parish of the posts is provided for in this chapter, a lecturer at the group 30-34.


section 2 (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) Tuomiokapitulissa has posts on the Board of Governors shall decide, depending on the diocese, unless otherwise specified.
The Church Board of Directors decides on the as the Church posts, unless otherwise specified.
Church law, Chapter 6, section 9 (4) of the fixed-term contract referred to in official relations are: 1) the Church's official relations with the researcher, Research Center for a term of not more than five years, and where the term can be used to select a maximum of 10 years. For a special reason, the investigator's mandate can be extended for up to one year;
in the service of the Government of the Church abroad to serve 2) migration of the priest or the priest's official relations with the term of the Office, which is no more than four years and that term may be selected up to a total of 12 years.


section 3 (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) and the rest of the post while the interested parties must ensure that the recruitment of the necessary tasks in the capital is knowledge of the language.
In the Declaration, which relates to the conditions of employment of the interviewer or the public, or other open, must be mentioned in any language skills required by the job responsibilities of the eligibility criteria for the benefit of, or on the appointment of languages.


section 4 (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) the parish church in the Church of the Lord required a unilingual language excellent oral and written skills, as well as a second language to a satisfactory understanding of the skill. The majority of the Church is required for a bilingual Church language, excellent oral and written skills, as well as the oral and written fluency in the second language for good.
Other than Finnish or Swedish-speaking or bilingual language proficiency requirements for the parish church of the Lord, the amount of the chapter.
The Oulu diocese chapter to decide the Sami home area in whole or in part of a bilingual language proficiency requirements of the Lord parish church. The Porvoo the diocese chapter to decide on the åland Islands in the parish church of the Lord of language skill requirements.


4. (a) section (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) Kirkollishallinnon other staff, required to set the eligibility requirement for a college education, the language of a unilingual authority authority requires excellent oral and written skills, as well as a second language to a satisfactory understanding of the skill. In a bilingual authority is required for the majority of the language by the official authority of the region, excellent oral and written skills, as well as a second language to a satisfactory oral and written fluency. These eligibility requirements may be waived in the case of management or of the language of the rule, in the workplace or the use of different languages that require the allocation of responsibilities, if the authority so allows, or there are other special reasons for a deviation from the requirements of.
Kirkollishallinnon other than those referred to in the personnel of the language skills required of 1momentissa provides for the rules, or the language of the rule.


4 (b) of section (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) the language of the rule is adopted in the same order as the code of professional standards. In a bilingual Church and parish within the provisions of (a) referred to in article 4 of the language proficiency in the language of the rule relating to the eligibility criteria have to be taken.


4 (c) of section (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) when filling the posts, or other conditions of employment in the parish, which includes all or part of the territory of the Sámi in the Sámi homeland, language skill deemed to be specific.


section 5 (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) in the Finnish and Swedish languages shall be addressed by the Finnish and Swedish language skills in the management of the State on the State of the Council of the Regulation (481/2003).


6 section (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) of the Bishops ' Conference may be set up by the wide-ranging Sexton official university degree, University degree, or a degree in any other of the Bishops ' Conference approved by the edellyttäväksi post. The Cathedral Church is going to be a broad university degree requiring a church musician.
The Conference shall decide on the eligibility requirements of the authorities of the church musician and diakonian. It may, if necessary, to make orders in the Church with the rest of the Christian educational, teaching and pastoral care from the holder of the qualification required in the work of that authority.


section 7 (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012): and Church Government eligibility criteria and, if necessary, of the functions provided for in respect of: posts: and the Church Board of Directors adopt the rules of the Executive Board of the posts regarding the Church.


section 8 (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) Unless otherwise provided in the help or the management rule, issued: 1) to the Church Council or Parish Council, the annual leave of the official Church of freedom and other than the holder of the public authorities of the priest;
the common Council of the Church during 2), annual leave, and leisure for all church officials of the Group;
3) the Vicar for annual leave and leisure, as well as a maximum of two months, the official holder of the freedom of the church pastor's authority;
4) chapter: (a) the annual leave, freedom and) free-time Church of the Lord;
(b)) over two months during the rest of the priest of the Church to the holder of the public authorities;
(c) the annual leave of the official freedom and): the holder of the public authorities;
5) the annual leave of the official freedom of the Church, the Government and Church Government.


section 9 (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012)


If the parish priest's official request leave two months longer for other than illness or family leave, he shall submit with his application a Church Council or Parish Council.
The priest's official leave and annual leave of the Lord of the Church, the Church of the Council and the decision shall be notified to the Parish Council, as well as the County's rovastille and the kapitulille.
The name of the holder of the book of authorities of the parish priest of the group a significant freedom of civil servants shall inform the Court of kapitulille.


B. Special provisions relating to Posts (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012), section 10 (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) vicar or curate, candidate must be a pastoral degree. The Cathedral Church of the Lord of the posts to required upper pastoral degree. The Church of the Lord, in addition to the church leadership is required for qualification for the post.


section 11 (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) Pastoral examination is subject to the condition that the priest is it before at least two years handled the priest or a teacher, worked as a lecturer at the theological University of science posts or as a teacher of religion at a College, or had been fellow members of the Association as a priest or as a lecturer in the chapter, in the service of the institution as well as the Foundation of the community, or behaved impeccably.


section 12 (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) Pastoral degree, master degree and a diploma in pastoral ministry management are carried out tuomiokapitulissa. The Conference will give more detailed rules of these qualifications.


section 13 (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) the Vicar of the Church leads in accordance with Chapter 4 of the activities of the Church. The priest is responsible for the worship of the Saints, the sacraments, the ecclesiastical management of deliveries and the Declaration of the right of the word, as well as a private counseling practice. The Church of the Lord should also ensure that the activities of the Church, such as the Christian education and instruction, diakoniaa, as well as evangelism and missionary work is carried out in accordance with the recognition and the task of the Church.
The Church of the Lord corresponds to the Church of the Lord, the work of the Agency and the Church in the archive.
The Church of the Lord's Church in worship, Church supplies and other spiritual work, as well as the Church, the Lord's officials and workers in the Office of a top manager. The Church Council or Parish Council may decide, subject to the authority of the Lord of the Church, the holder or an employee of the Church of the Lord of the other works in the decision to officials or employees.
The Church of the Church of the Lord President of the Council, will oversee the lawfulness of the decisions of the Council of the Church and the administration of the Church and the management of the economy.
What are the duties of the Lord or the Church, also applies to it, that provides for the posts.


(C) the election of the election of the Lord and chaplain. Church (8.11.2013/415 v 2014) section 14 (2014 8.11.2013/415 v) when the vicar or curate, the post has become vacant, shall be liable to be declared official to be picked up: a minimum of 14 days of search time by publishing the call for, in an appropriate manner.
Chapter may decide, for a period not exceeding one year for at a time that the vicar or curate posts declared vacant if: 1) is pending, the project of the Congregation to another, Church;
2) chapter considers the Church arrangements to be able to cause, that the official will be unnecessary;
the other special reason for 3).


section 15 (8.11.2013/415 v 2014) the end of the chapter will examine the application of the eligibility of applicants for the post.
The vicar or curate, and the post is not the same as the applicant eligible for: 1) that does not meet the eligibility criteria laid down in article 10;
2) who have been arrested in pappisviran;
3 a person seeking the direct ballot to be elected), which is the Church of the Lord for the post not only to article 18 (2) and (3) in the cases referred to in;
4) which apparently are missing the necessary conditions.
You can, for a justifiable reason, decide on the chapter extending the public search, the new search procedure or failure to satisfy the authorities.


section 16 (8.11.2013/415 v 2014) for the immediate election of the Lord of the Church chapter makes the election proposal. Chapter may, prior to the election, a proposal to ask the opinion of the Council or of the Church Parish Office of the eligible applicants. Proposal for election of candidates for the election of chapter set three eligibility criteria applicant election finishes in the order in which they are considered skilled and fit for the post, taking into account the specific needs of public authorities.
When you select the direct election by the Church, the applicant may withdraw the application before the election. Chapter may, for a special reason and accept the cancellation later.
The Church of the Lord, for indirect election and chaplain in the chapter to give the opinion of the applicants to the Church. The opinion of the candidates and is expected to be retrieved from their skills and the ability to post.


section 17 (8.11.2013/415 v 2014) chapter may declare a vicar or curate, the authorities again to retrieve the Church Council, a Parish Council or at the request of the Council, if it is the chapel of the posts applied for only one eligible applicant or if the interests of the Church.
If the vicar or curate, and the post is as a new search without the new eligibility criteria applicant chapter gives the Church Council, a Parish Council or at the request of the applicant authority the Council processed to the chapel of the prescription for the post. Otherwise, the chapter can, for a justifiable reason, decide that the procedure for filling out the lapse.
The public authorities shall be liable to be declared lapsed, the procedure for filling out the official to be picked up within one year from the end of the application period.


section 18 (8.11.2013/415 v 2014) at the Church of the Lord, has been in the direct election, the chapter shall prescription vicar to the post for the election, which has received the most votes.
Election candidate, which, depending on the result of the election is about to get public care provision of the vicar's post, has the right to apply for a second vicar or curate, posts, if the prescription has not been provided within three months of the submission of the election. If he is getting the public prescription more post, he shall without undue delay inform the competent court of kapitulille, which he accepts.
Another election candidate has the right to apply for a second vicar or curate, posts, after the election has been provided. He remains, however, the condition in the first place to post, until the case is finally resolved. If he is taking on a public care provision more than one post, proceed as provided for in paragraph 2.


The title is a refutation of the ' P ' 8.11.2013/415 v. (8.11.2013/415 v 2014) section 19 (8.11.2013/415 v 2014), vicar and Chaplain of indirect election for election of chapter to send applicants to the Church and to its opinion on the candidates. The amount of the person's chapter, which is responsible for the preparation of the indirect election of a vicar in the Church.
The Church Council or Parish Council shall elect the post of one of the applicants, that chapter is found eligible for the post. However, the parish curate, and selects the chapel.
Subject to the vicar in the event of indirect election, no one has received more than half of the votes cast, will take place at the same meeting, a new election between the two with the most votes received. In this election, most votes will be elected.
If the vote in the election or the election of the chaplain in the Church of the Lord of the indirect decisive vote have gone between the teams, the chapter will give public authorities of those applicants to one of the largest number of votes in the provision of care, taking into account article 16 of the above-mentioned points.


under section 20 (8.11.2013/415 v 2014) when the Church Council, the Council, the Council, the Church or the chapel of the Church of the Lord of indirect election or is supplied by the chaplain, the election shall be sent to the Church of the Lord or chaplain in the application documents and authorities in the extract from the minutes of the kapitulille. The Protocol shall be accompanied by a statement to the times, when the decision is notified to the applicants in valitusosoituksineen.
If the post is gaining public prescription more post, he shall without undue delay inform the competent court of kapitulille, which he accepts. If he withdraws his application, the post is to be declared again to be picked up, unless the Church Council, the Council of the Church of the Parish Council or the chapel of the disposition of the law in Chapter 6 of section 11, in accordance with the first subparagraph of paragraph 5.
Chapter to give the post to the selected public prescription Council or Parish Council after the final decision of the Council or of the chapel.


Article 21-21-27 section 27 is repealed ' P ' 8.11.2013/415 v.



E. Sexton (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012), section 28, (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) as a Sexton's mission is to lead the church music. He is responsible for the music in the Church in worship and other church supplies and church events, teach the confession in school, take care of the work of the music education and promote the music anyway, the use of the Church. Cantor is also responsible for the care and maintenance of musical instruments in the Church.


section 29 (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012), the Church, the Government can give to the person who is the eligibility as a Sexton posts post the required degree equivalent knowledge and skills.


(F). Lecturer at the post (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012), section 30, (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012)


Chapter may be granted by the Act, on application by a person who is a lecturer at the University, have completed a theological degree, which has been approved by the Conference of a lecturer at the public validation requirement. The Conference will give more detailed provisions, which shall be annexed to the application documents.
Chapter will examine his suitability for the service of the Church as a priest, to the extent applicable, in accordance with what vihittävästä is specified.
As a Lecturer shall be considered a person who on the basis of the public by prescription: a church group or Church law, Chapter 6, article 8, referred to in official or fellow members of the lecturer at the chapter later in this chapter in the service of the community, provided for in article 38.


section 31 (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) lecturer at the task of the Church Christian educational, teaching and pastoral work, as well as to participate in the work of the rest of the Church. Lecturer at the right to preach to the service of God, to share communion and forward the confirmation provided for in Chapter 2, section 6 and 12, as well as in Chapter 3, section 5.


32 section (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) in the Church can be permanent and additional lecturer posts. Additional lecturer posts can also be a church.
Permanent lecturer in public the applicant is required, that he has carried out in the said article 10 of this chapter. Examination of the conditions shall, where relevant, article 11 of this chapter in force.


33 section (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012), Permanent lecturer in filling posts is, mutatis mutandis, in effect, what the chaplain in filling posts in 14-17, 19 and 20. (8.11.2013/415 v 2014)
The Church Council or Parish Council meets an extraordinary lecturer at the public authorities and to request the public authorities to the selected tuomiokapitulilta prescription.


section 34 (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) is a senior lecturer in the diocese, he has received the name of tuomiokapitulilta or prescription, or the right to work in the service of the Christian Association or the rest of the community. Church group belonging to the diocese, as well as the lecturer Lecturer belonging to the Reverend is valid, what Chapter 5, section 10 (2) and (3) is the Minister.


(G). The Church's common positions (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012), section 35 (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012), a joint initiative of the Vicar of the Church Sexton, diakonian or management positions in the financial management of the Board of Governors, the establishment of a joint can make the Church Church Council, a Parish Council or chapter.
The criteria for the distribution of the cost shall be established when deciding on the creation of the post.


36 section (8.11.2013/415 v 2014) the Vicar of the church councils of the indirect election will be held, and in accordance with the joint meeting of the Councils of the Church, where applicable, what provides in article 19 and 20.


37 section (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) the Councils of the church councils of the Church, or the Church will decide on the common of the joint meeting of the Vicar, church musician, diakonian or management positions in the financial management of the Church authorities on matters concerning the filling of posts, unless expressly provided otherwise. If the civil servants of the Lord of the Church is not common, is chaired by the population of the largest Congregation of the Church of the Lord.


H. other communities are priests and the assistant teachers (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) section 38 (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) chapter may, upon request, information on the right to operate as a priest or a priest or a principal lecturer at the Christian community, the Foundation of the Association, or in the service of the institution. In addition to the burnt offering, and the right to be provided shall be subject to, that he is a priest in the Church, or the Church Vice President has served for a minimum of two years, subject to the application, not the issue of the service of the Church Missionary organisation, or otherwise not exist compelling reasons.
(IV) the part of the parish of Management chapter 7 section 1 of the Act, the provisions of the General Church or church order, in addition to the rules laid down in alistettavien, can the Church and parish group to accept the rules of the Executive Board of the institutions, officials and other employees of the administration of the Church.
By-laws or rules, it may be provided that the holder of the decision must be made by the body or authority. The Vicar of the Church Council or Parish Council, or presents to the rest of the industry in matters relating to the institution, where he has not ordered the demonstration to the rest of the holder of the public authorities. (9 May 2003/822 in 2004), section 2 (8.11.2013/415 v, 2014) § 2 is repealed by the ' P ' 8.11.2013/415 v.


§ 3 When the Church elected a member of the institution is temporarily prevented from entering a meeting, he shall without delay inform the Chairman of the institution. After receiving reliable information or otherwise, the President shall invite the Deputy in his place.
Displayed to the user if other than the trust of a person mentioned in subparagraph (1) is temporarily unable to appear at the meeting, he shall, if he or she is a member, to call this place. The President will be able to deliver an invitation to the alternate.
When both the President and the Vice President are absent or disqualified will be in fact, choosing the meeting or for the temporary President of the said proceedings.


section 4 of The body after the introduction of the present case must be provided the opportunity to discuss the matter. When the requested speeches has been used, the President shall declare the debate closed.
When the decision is unanimous or done until the proposal is not supported, it should be noted the decision of the President. Otherwise, the President shall, in the absence of clear support for the proposals, which could not take the vote, and the proposals are put to the vote. After this, the approval of the institution he shall bring into force the vote and, if the vote is to provide more, order and vote in such a way that the answer to the "a" share "" or "" not "" indicates the position on the proposal.
There must be a vote by roll call or in public, either in the manner prescribed by the President. When the vote has taken place in some other way than by roll call, is, if required, or, if the vote does not, in the opinion of the President provided a clear answer, forward to the roll-call vote.
On the basis of the vote of the President is a Church law, Chapter 7, section 4, subsection 2, and section 10 of chapter 25: according to the decision of the Court finds come.
If the President is of the opinion that the adoption of the decision calls for a majority, he shall, before the vote and to take it into account the result of the vote.


section 5 of Chapter 7, section 4 of the law of the Church: the relative referred to in paragraph 3, to nurture the delivery shall apply mutatis mutandis, the provisions relating to the Church elections, proportional representation.
Proportional and, if required, also the majority following the election shall be closed.


section 6 of the meeting of the institution is to keep the minutes, which shall be signed by the Chairman and the Secretary to certify.
The Protocol is checked, by means determined by the institution, subject to the verification provided, the Board of the rule.
For anyone who has been to the meeting point in deciding the matter, or has the right to make the decision of the dissenting opinion. The notification shall be made as soon as a decision has been taken. If the dissenting opinion by wants to develop their arguments in a protocol annexed hereto, the text of the Secretary not later than to give them to the examination of the record.


section 7 of the Executive institution of the book signed by the President and Secretary of the Executive Board, subject to the rule in the help or not provided for otherwise.
The President of the certified extract of the Protocol or the Secretary or other person provided for in the rule, or management.


section 8 (9 May 2003/1276) section 8 is repealed P, 9 May 2003/1276.


section 9 of the Church member has the right of initiative of the Church and parish in matters relating to the operation and administration of the group.
The members of the Church is the most appropriate way to provide sufficient information on the overall interest of the Church and parish group issues, those plans, matters and solutions. The Church Council is responsible to direct and control the operations of the Church.
Chapter 8 of the Church Council, the members of the Council elected under section 1 of the Church the parish population is 1 000 or less 4 000 15, 11, 1 001-4 001-7 000 19, 7 001-10 000 23, 10 001-50 000 33 and more than 20 000 27, 20 001-50 000 39.


section 2 (9 May 2003/822 in 2004), the Church Council shall elect from among its members a Chairman and a Vice-Chairman for the first and the third term of Office at the first meeting of the year.


section 3 of the Church Council shall meet, when gathering the number of issues it is necessary to set out in the course of processing or when the Chairman of the Board of Governors of the otherwise considers it to be necessary.
The Board of Governors shall be convened by the Government, if the Church, the Bishop of the Church of the Council, chapter or requires it, or if at least a quarter of the delegates is to work with the expectation of the writing.


Article 4 of the



If the Church Council Member wants to bring the matter to the Board of Governors, it is a matter for her to make it to the President of the Board of Governors of that written communication is drawn up by the Council, without delay, transmit it to the Church.


section 5 of the Council shall be convened by its Chairman or, in his absence, the Vice-President. If making puheenjohtajallakin is an obstacle, an invitation to give the Church the President of the Council. An invitation to the first meeting of the Board of Governors to give the Church the President-in-Office and the size of your open the eldest, who presides, until the Board of Governors, the President and Vice President are chosen.
The general meeting of shareholders shall be notified of the time and place of the meeting and must be accompanied by a list of topics for discussion. The invitation shall be sent to the Church Council and the case with the Church the members of the Council no later than one week prior to the meeting, as well as to keep the parish notice board for one week before the meeting.
If the matter is urgent and the mean an increase in the amount of money or the former, a new Church Council may decide to take it, even if it is not mentioned in the notice convening the meeting.
If a matter has not been discussed at the meeting and it was decided to move further, does this need to give a different call.


section 6 of the issue, which is the Church Council to prepare, not to take a decision, unless the Church Council has not had the opportunity to address it.


section 7 of the Church, the President of the Council and the Vice-President of the Council, or by both of them being prevented from attending to his Church, the members must be present in the Church Council meeting. Their absence does not, however, prevent the closure of the issues. Church Council members have the right to be present at the meeting.
The person mentioned in subparagraph (1) above, the meeting of the Board of Governors shall take part in the debate, but not the adoption of the decision, unless he is authorized.
Under the Board of Governors of the public meetings of the Board of Governors must be present to give the necessary information.


section 8 of the rules of procedure of the Board of Governors to strengthen itself with the Church.
Chapter 9 the Church Council shall decide on the size of the Council, article 1 of the Church ontumisensa in time and space. The Church is also the President of the Council shall meet when necessary or at the discretion of the Director, the meeting at the written request of at least one quarter of the members they have announced a referral.
The meeting shall be convened by its Chairman, the Church, by means determined by the Council. At the same time, a meeting of the Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Church and the Vice-President.
The Vice-President, acting as President of the Church Council meeting 1) vicar is unable or disqualified; as well as the Church of the Lord and the Church 2) otherwise by mutual agreement between the Council, the consent of the Vice-President. The decision may also be made for a limited period of time, however, for a period of not more than the Church Council or until such time as the Minister or the Vice President.
(on 8 November 2001/843, 2003), section 2, if the Church, a member of the Council wants to bring a matter to the Council, to give a written presentation to the President, which will take up this issue at the next meeting of the Council. The Church Council can make the hotelier – depending on the initiative.


section 3 right to be present at the meeting and to take part in the debate but not the adoption of the decision, the President of the Council is 1) and the Vice-President as well as the parish church of kappalaisella or any other parish priest; (9 May 2003/822 in 2004) 2) President of the Council and the Vice-President of the Church Church Council Chambers; and 3) President of the Church Council of the Church and a member of the Board of the task, click.
The holder of the authorities can be the Church under the Council's by-laws to give the rights referred to in paragraphs 1 and 2.


Article 4 of the Council may impose Temporary duties for the Church committees, whose task and time it. The Committee dealt with the issue and the decision may be to move the Church has been referred to the Council.


section 5 of the boards, councils, as well as the Church, Chapter 10, section 4 (2) of the decisions of the elected officials and appointees shall be sent to the Church Council in the manner set out in the by-laws.


section 6 (6, 2011/1014 in 2012), section 6, is repealed by the ' P ' 6, 2011/1014 in 2012.


section 7 (16 May 2002/1202) in the Church of the Lord and the Church, the Council have different views on worship, Church, Church, Chapel, or the use of, or at the discretion of the chapel of the Church on the issue of the kolehteja, the matter shall be referred to the chapter.
Chapter 10, the establishment of A Parish group. section 1 of the Group's Church When the Church is a Church law, according to the chapter 11 section 1 of the form the Church, is the largest of the church councils, the population of the parish church, on the initiative of the Council of the proposal for a statute for the group, be prepared. The joint proposal by the liquidator, or: the proposal must be sent to the Church.


section 2 (9 May 2003/822 in 2004) the Statute shall specify the name of the group, the seat of the Church and its congregations. The name must contain the word Church.
The Statute shall provide for the Administration and the economy) which are related to the issues have to be treated group;
2 the activities of the tasks and seurakunnalliseen) form of that Church law 11 of article 2 of Chapter 5 of the given group; and 3) of the other things that are necessary for the Church and the Church's interests.


section 3 (9 May 2003/822 in 2004) if the statute cannot be set or church elections, before a parish due to the changes in the distribution of the group is to begin its activities, the Division of the Church is a municipality in the date of entry into force of the temporary change in the parish church of yhtymänä to ensure the law of article 2 of Chapter 11 may for the management of these issues.


section 4 (9 May 2003/822 in 2004) of the church councils and the Councils of the Church and the Parish Councils continue to operate in one of the situations referred to in article 3, until the new institutions are formed or selected.
Chapter Board of Governors of the joint distribution of the temporary Church to strengthen the Church in the middle of the Church law in accordance with section 7 of Chapter 11, and church councils or Parish Councils opt for its members and the personal. The members of the Board of Governors shall elect an interim common Church and members of the Church Council of the temporary joint personal Vice, which is subject to this chapter, section 10, in addition to the President of the country specified by the eight other members.


section 5 of the chapter may order the provisional institutions, the church group must be selected, and they need to take to perform the necessary tasks, even before the change in the Group's Church is a municipality in the Division to start working. It is the provisions of the chapter of the group in the context of the formation of the Church give the necessary provisional measures.
The establishment of the group, or in the context of the Church of the interim institutions that will be generated is valid, what the group corresponding to the church institutions is provided for or prescribed.


section 6 (9 May 2003/822 in 2004), section 6, is repealed by decision of 9 May 2003/822 to a church meeting in 2004.


section 7 (9 May 2003/822 in 2004) the Board of Governors shall lay down Interim common Church for the first year income tax rate, as well as to accept the Group's budget.
The staging of the common Council of the Church Council and provisional common Church is, mutatis mutandis, in effect, what the common Council of the Church Council and a common Church.


section 8 (9 May 2003/822 in 2004) joint Church Council, to strengthen the Group's financial statements of previous year of accession, as well as to decide on the discharge.


(B) the common Council of the Church, section 9 of the joint Church Council are elected members of the population of 10 000 or less, 10 001-20 000 31, 20 001-40 000 41, 40 001-150 000 51 300 000 61 and over 300 000 91, 150 001-.


A joint Church Council shall, not later than the election in June of that year the Church law, Chapter 11, section 7, subsection 2, of the members of the Board of Governors of the joint group, according to the parish church, the allocation of seats to align with the number of parishes, and the Church at the beginning of the year on the basis of population. (9 May 2003/822 in 2004)


(C) article 10 of the Common Council of the Church; (9 May 2003/822 in 2004) as members of the Common Council of the Church is a parish church in the Church of the Group: the other, determined by the President of the Board of Governors elected by the Vice-President of the common Church and at least 5 and not more than 15 other members according to the by-laws. The Church of the Lord, with the exception of each Member has a personal Deputy member. Become a member and an alternate member may not choose the same church or to the holder of the public authorities of the Church and not to the contract of employment of employees.
Compliance with the decision of the Council of the common Church and the lawfulness of the President of the Commission, subject to the rules in the help or not otherwise provided for.


Article 11 of the



Parish Church of the Lords of the Congregation, as well as to join in, according to the by-laws, the Church Group leading the public holders of group a are entitled to be present at the joint Church Council meetings and to take part in the debate but not the adoption of the decision.


(D) article 12 of the Parish Council. (9 May 2003/822 in 2004) as President of the Parish Council is the parish priest and the first Vice-President of the Council on the term of Office and the third at the first meeting of the year, elect from among its members chosen by the Member. Members are elected by the population of the parish of the Church as follows: 2 000 2 001 to 4 000 10 or less 8, 4 001 to 10 000 10 001 to 20 000 over 20 000 16 13 14 and § 1 article has been repealed relating to a ' P '/864.

A Church Council may set his staff to permanent boards, which shall exercise the tasks set out in the rules adopted by the Executive Board of the Parish Council. Communes of the Management Board is, mutatis mutandis, in effect, what the Church of the Council to assist the boards is provided for or prescribed.
Ad hoc tasks for the Church Council may lay committees, as well as their functions and activities.
The Church Council also applies to what the Church of the Council provided for in Chapter 9 of 2, 5 and 7. (12.5.2005/237 2006) section 14 (9 May 2003/822 in 2004) to the Parish Council shall be reserved for the opportunity to deliver an opinion before the Council takes a decision on a common Church in respect of 1) to amend the Statute;
2 the Group's operational and economic) of the Church plan;
3) Church of the group budget;
the rules of the common forms of Management Board; 4)
the establishment of the Church, the abolition of the 5), or any other change in the Division of the Church;
6 the establishment of the posts of the Church), the abolition or modification; as well as 7) for the operation of the build-to-order of the church concerned buildings or renovations or the use to which they are to be changed.


(E) a number of the provisions of section 15, if we follow. the municipal chapter of the violence takes place at the turn of the year, according to the calculation of the changes, to be delivered to the Church law, Chapter 3, section 6 of the church group called the transition to the second chapter, is a joint Church Council to say this, and then a shift happening from the beginning of the following calendar year.


section 16 of the Church, the Government can give instructions to the Treaty establishing the procedure for the establishment of the group, as well as the administration of the Church and the management of the economy.
Chapter 11 Other forms of cooperative activities, section 1 of the Church law of Chapter 12 of the agreement referred to in paragraph 1 shall provide for 1), presented their letters of credence to the Church or church group;
2) lead to the number of the members of the Executive Board, and how many members each contracting partner may be the members of the selection to choose from, as well as how it is working;
3) the criteria according to which the costs of the management of the task is distributed among the partners in the agreement; as well as 4) on the right to waive the agreement lapsed, see the report of the economic.


section 2 of the joint action by the Board of Governors shall adopt, before the Church to lead the Board of management of the rule, it has to obtain the opinions of the institutions of the contracting partners of the decision makers.
Of the Church, or the Church as a matter of the group is to set up the necessary posts.


the Government of the section 3 of the Church can provide guidance on the Organization of the cooperative activities referred to in this chapter, and on corporate governance.
Chapter 12 of the chapel of the parish and Parish District 1 of the parish, on the Statute for the establishment and abolition of the Board of Governors of the Church Council or church to decide. The joint Church Council shall be reserved for the opportunity to give its opinion. The decision is subject to endorsement by the chapter.
For the management of the Affairs of the Church is the chapel of the Chapel, the Council, the members of the Church Council or Parish Council term of Office of the members of the parish in the Church. Parish chaplain or any other parish priest at the Chapel, a member of the Council, on behalf of the Office. (9 May 2003/822 in 2004) of article 2 of the Statute must be taken of the provisions of the parish Chapel Church name and boundaries, as well as the composition of the Council, the role and activities of the chapel.
The parish church, the Lord and the Church Council or Parish Council elect from among its members, select the Member shall have the right to attend a chapel at the Council meeting and take part in a debate, but not in the decision-making process.


section 3 (on the national level with/1692 in 1995), section 3, is repealed by the ' P ' on the national level with/1692 (in 1995).


section 4 of the Church or church group's budget comes from grant funds to be used by the Council in the same Chapel the chapel.
By-laws may provide that the Chapel to the Church Council shall decide on the chapel for a donated or acquired by inheritance on seurakuntaa or donation funds, rather than to have been acquired and the assets of the property and a return on their investment.


section 5 of the Church Council or Parish Council may form part of the parish of the Church in the district, the District Council and its functioning lead to select accept to draw up a code of professional standards.
The District Council shall apply to the extent that the Board is provided for or prescribed. The composition of the Governing Board of the district, in a rule in the Council, the role and activities, as well as the activities of the matters and other matters related to the district.
The District Council can be granted funds for a church in the district.
Chapter 13, section 1, of the Parish Church to change the distribution of the Division concerning the amendment to the motion will be sent to the kapitulille. The joint initiative will be sent to the Church of the Parish Council to the Board of Governors, which must be sent to the kapitulille your own opinion here.
On the initiative of the chapter shall be consulted in their parishes and Parish Councils, Parish Councils and groups some of the Church the church councils, which are common to the proposed change in the Division of the Church. If the chapter welcomes this initiative seems counter productive, it can restore the initiative to the creator. Unless the chapter take or if the need for a new initiative may be returned, at the initiative of the chapter shall obtain the reports referred to in article 2 and, where necessary in consultation with the institutions mentioned above, send documents to your own opinion, along with the Government Church.
If the change in the Division of the parish Division is a municipality in the task only a minor change, the Church, the Government can resolve the issue without the statements referred to in paragraph 2. If the Church, the Government has initiated on the basis of the Division of the Church in any other, it will take care of the said reports. (9 May 2003/822 in 2004) section 2 of the chapter may impose one or more of the liquidator to examine the Division of Church change the meaning of this initiative and to make a proposal. Chapter can have also the necessary for the processing of the report of the initiative in any other way.
Liquidator shall have the right to examine the activities of churches and church groups, governance and economic documents, as well as to the authorities for information and other assistance for the performance of their duties. The liquidator shall be sent to the kapitulille proposal, which shall be accompanied by a report the accumulated documents, as well as for the Division of the Church, perhaps the Church is made by officials or employees of the investment or asset sharing agreements.


§ 3 If the managers and workers ' movements have been made or are pending before the Division of the initiative will be made of article 2 of the agreement referred to in paragraph 2, the Board may fix it. Unless the contract has been concluded or if the Church Government cannot accept the Division of the Church, and the decision amending the transfer shall be decided or, if there is a way for the formation of a new congregation, the later task, a different decision.
Chapter gives to the priest and the principal public authorities transferred prescription. The Church of the Council or article 7 of the said Committee to other holders of public authority and moved to place the migrated workers. (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) If as a result of the change to the Division of the parish will be forwarded further Church elections, ending other than Church to an elected term of Office of the elected officials.


section 5: in confirming the change in the distribution of the property of the parish church, the Board may, unless the Church shares in the way to become a division of the assets and liabilities in line with the decision, the order of the Church to carry out another cash payment, as well as the payment terms and a possible interest rate cut.


section 6: If the Church has received as a gift or for the purpose of a will, the property of the Church when deciding on the allocation of the change of the distribution of the property is given to the use of the property to that purpose, the provisions of which are protected.


section 7: when the Church, the Government has decided to set up a new congregation, the chapter shall, without delay, be the Organising Committee of the Church in efforts of the members of the trust vaalikelpoisista.
The Organising Committee of the number of members and alternate members of the chapter and the number of kokoonkutsujan. The parish church of the Parish Councils or councils, with the new Church is formed, it is the task of the members of the Organising Committee of the kapitulille proposals and making the members.

The Organizing Commission is the most appropriate point in place, what the Church Council or Parish Council. The Committee shall elect from among its members a Chairman and a Deputy Chairman from among its members.


section 8 of the Organising Committee of the Olympic Games will be as long as the Church is a Church Council or Parish Council, represents the Church and take care of the organisation of the administration of the new Church.
It is the Organising Committee of the Olympic Games 1 the election of the Church order, Chapter 2) to choose from, paragraph 1 of the Electoral Commission and its Chairman, to take care of the Church to prepare for the elections and polling stations, as well as to decide on the submission;
2) to prepare the first meeting of the Board of Governors of the church matters;
3. in the preparatory and implementation) to manage other tasks;
4) make agreements on public transfers and placement of workers; as well as 5) decide on Church income tax% and other church activities shall be borne by the immediate and urgent measures to be taken. (9 May 2003/822 in 2004)

The election of the Church order 1056/1993 is revoked the order 416/Church elections in 2014. The election of the Church order, see Chapter 2, section 4 of the 416/2014.



section 9 of the results of the elections, when the Church has been confirmed, the President of the Organising Committee shall convene the first meeting of the Council.
The Church Council is to initiate without delay the measures that are necessary for the administration of the Church. The decisions of the Board of Governors shall be the adoption of a statute for members of the Church Council, the election of the Church Council, the establishment of the necessary institutions and posts. The Municipal Council of the budget for the first financial year shall also be adopted by.
The Church of the Council adopted by the Council on a provisional basis, pending compliance with the Statute, the rule has been established.
If the new Congregation belongs to the Church Parish Council shall, mutatis mutandis, to align themselves with the point, in effect, what this article provides for the Church Council. (9 May 2003/822 in 2004), section 10 of the Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and the activities of the costs incurred by the liquidator shall be divided in the manner determined by the chapter, that statement applies.


the name of the Church shall be article 11 of Ministry Division. If one wants to change the name of the other, on the conclusion of the initiative, and the name of the termination of the processing of, and, if applicable, is where a change in the distribution of force, what the Church is provided for or prescribed.
Chapter 14 of the Church and a chapel, as well as their use (16 May 2002/1202), section 1, If at the same time, in the area of the two on the basis of the linguistic Division of the Church, which can be a common Church.
With the permission of the Church: in the case of use can be for any other kirkkonaan another Church, or the Church of the rest of the community.


section 2 of the New Church is the God sanctified. When the Church is consecrated, it may only be used for the purposes of the sanctity of the appropriate. The use of the Church, the Church of the Lord and the Church Council or decide on the Parish Council. The vicar will monitor the use of the Church. (16 May 2002/1202)
The management of the Church, the place, which has been in the Church, is a church memorial service on the Board or in any other by a significant monument.


3 section (16 May 2002/1202) the Church can be of God's favors, other devotional life and ritual for the chapels. The best Western Dauro II is, mutatis mutandis, to section 2, the force points in the States of the Church.
Chapter 15 (6, 2011/1014 in 2012) of the Congregation and the Church Group's economic section 1 (6, 2011/1014 in 2012) of the Congregation and the Church Group's activities and the management of the economy has to comply with the principles of sound financial management and the budget. The property must be dealt with productively and risks dominating.


section 2 (6, 2011/1014 in 2012), as well as related action in the budget and financial plan for the operational and financial objectives is hereby approved for a period of three years. The budget is the first year of the plan of action and budget. Budget year (fiscal year) shall correspond to the calendar year. The budget, as well as action and economic plan must be drawn up in such a way that the conditions for the duties to be performed.
Revenue and expenditure shall be in balance for a justifiable reason, the three-year planning period or more, up to a maximum of a five-year period. In the context of the approval of the budget is to be adopted by the deficit will be covered by the measures to balance the budget, taking into account the estimated surplus or deficit is expected through laatimisvuonna.
The budget shall be authorised to carry out their functions, and the amount of money required by the operational objectives and revenue estimates. The budget must show how financial need will be covered. The appropriations will be entered in the budget and income estimates on a gross basis. The budget is the result of the laskelmaosa, as well as the use of economic and investment-and rahoitusosa.


3 section (6, 2011/1014 in 2012), the Church of the Council must be approved by the Board of Governors of the Church and the Church of the parish of the common budget of the group, as well as the action plan for the previous year, and the economy in December.


4 section (6, 2011/1014 in 2012) unless the Church Council or the Board of Governors to accept the common church budget proposal without amendments, it shall be returned to the Church, to the Council or to the joint Church Council, if at least one third of the members of the present requires recovery. The Church of the Church of the Council or of the Council shall inform the joint statement and make changes to the Board of Governors of the Church, to which the draft decision gives rise to. When the proposal deals with the Church Board of Trustees, as well as changes in the past, before the Church Council decided or as a result of the common Council of the Church is made by the new proposals. The budget is finally adopted.
A change in the budget approved by the authority shall decide. The statement does not need to have a Parish Council on the proposal for an amendment of the budget, if the change does not affect substantially the functioning of the Church.


section 5 (6, 2011/1014 in 2012) the budget for the year is to draw up financial statements fiscal year by the end of March of the following year. In the same context, it is to put forward a proposal concerning the result of the fiscal year and on measures to balance the economy.
The financial statements include income statement, balance sheet, cash flow statement and the attached information as well as the implementation of the budget and the annual report. Consolidated balance sheet, including attachments, shall be drawn up and to be included in the financial statements, where the Church, and the Church of the parish by or is the meaning of the accounting Act, the influence exercised by one of the kirjanpitovelvollisessa. In the consolidated balance sheet shall be drawn up in accordance, mutatis mutandis, to the accounting law (1336/1997).
The financial statements give a true and fair view of the profit for the financial period, and on the functioning of the financial position. To this end, the necessary additional information is disclosed in the notes on the accounts.
The financial statements shall be signed by a quorum of the Church by the Council or by the Council, and of the economy in a common Church. Signed financial statements shall be made available without delay to the statutory auditors for review. After the audit it may be referred to the Board of Governors of the Joint Council or church. The Church Council of the adoption of the accounts by the decision no later than by the end of the fiscal year next June.


section 6 (6, 2011/1014 in 2012) the annual report must be accompanied by a report on the activities of the management, internal control, the economy, as well as the operational and financial objectives. The annual report shall also include information on relevant issues, and the economy that do not account for the profit and loss account, balance sheet and notes to the annual accounts. The annual report outlines the main points of the Group's activities and the economy, as well as their development during the reporting period.
If the balance sheet is no uncovered appropriation, the deficit, the annual report is to report on the implementation of the fiscal year, as well as the economic balance existing on the adequacy of the operational and financial plan for the balance of the economy.
The report shall also give an indication of the action list of initiatives and measures.


section 7 (6, 2011/1014 in 2012) Church Council, or Board of Governors selects a common term corresponding to the years of Church governance and economic for the purposes of control, either for a period of at least one actual and one deputy auditor or an audit firm.
The auditor and deputy auditor must be approved by the Board of the Central Chamber of the Court of Auditors, the firm of Auditor, the Audit Committee adopted by the Chamber of Commerce of HTM-Auditors or public administration and approved by the Board of Auditors on the OFR-economy-audit. The audit firm must be CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT-, HTM or OFR-community. The audit firm shall provide for accountants, accountants, HTM or OFR-auditor.
The auditor must be the conditions for the supply of an independent audit. If the conditions are missing, the auditor shall refuse to accept the task or give up on it.
The Church Council, or Board of Governors may differentiate the common Church of the statutory auditor or audit firm from his post in the middle of the action. The statutory auditor or audit firm may resign by giving written notice to the Board of Governors for the period between the Church, the common Church of Governors or kirkolliskokoukselle.


section 8 (6, 2011/1014 in 2012)


The Church and parish of the group auditor no later than by the end of may, in accordance with good auditing practice for each financial year the Management Board, the accounting and the annual accounts.
The auditor shall verify: 1) has the Administration taken care of legally and in accordance with the decisions of the institutions and the public;
2) is the preparation of financial statements the financial statements drawn up in accordance with the provisions, as well as whether or not it is accurate and sufficient information on the activities of the financial year, of the economy, economic development and economic responsibilities;
3) whether internal controls arranged in a proper manner.
Any deficiencies of the auditor shall be notified immediately to the Church from the Commission to the Council, the common Council of the Church, the Church of the kapitulille, or the Government.


section 9 (6, 2011/1014 in 2012) the audit of the financial statements to the Board of Governors shall be provided to the Board of Governors of the Church or common Church for each financial year an inspection report setting out the results of the inspection. The audit report is also presented in the financial statements, whether or not to accept and grant accounts from the discharge.
If a check reveals that the Administration and the economy have been contrary to the rules of the institution or by decisions and not an error or damage caused not insignificant, is to take a tilivelvolliseen of the audit report. A reminder will not be able to address to the members of the Board of Governors of the Joint Council and the Church.
The Church Council and the Council shall be the common Church annual accounts and the Auditors ' report and the related parties of the responses requested in the reminder and your own opinion on the matter to the Board of Governors of the Joint Council or church.
The Church Council or the Board of Governors shall adopt the measures envisaged, the common Church to which the audit report and reminders. In the context of the adoption of the financial statements for accounts from the discharge will also be decided.


section 10 (1014 6, 2011/2012) of the Congregation and the Church Group's forests into the forest law (1093/1996) in order to achieve the objectives of the common Council of the Church Council or take care of the Church in accordance with the plan approved by the forest. The forest plan is to be the professional expertise to be representative of the community of forest management, or a person on behalf of the.


section 11 (6, 2011/1014 in 2012), the Church, the Government has the right to receive information about churches and Church between their activities and the economy.
Chapter 16 (in 2010 on November 7, 2008/792), the Church and the parish archives 1 section (in 2010 on November 7, 2008/792) Baptism, marriage and burial registers of the Member, in addition to the information relating to the law on religion (614/1998) for the purposes of paragraph 6 of article 5 of the rest of the data in the register shall be deposited in the deliveries of the equivalent member's confession in the school, konfirmaatiosta, accrediting the marriage and in the tomb of conducting black masses.
The religion of the registers of the law for the purposes of paragraph 7 of section 5 of the religion-related mandate or comparable data in the register shall be deposited in your task as a member of the Church Board of Trustees, the common membership of the Church's Board of Trustees, the Church Council, the Council, the common Council of the parish church, the Church of tuomiokapitulissa, see, Government and kirkolliskokouksessa.


2 section (in 2010 on November 7, 2008/792) If congregations want to organize the church books in whole or in part in the common in the central register of church councils is to be done about it.
The common Council of the Church within the Church to decide on the establishment of a central register of the parish for the churches and the conclusion of the agreement referred to in subparagraph (1) of the parish to join in with the non-member parishes. The issue is to ask the opinion of the Parish Councils.
Prior to the establishment of a central register to request the opinion of the Government of the Church.


3 section (in 2010 on November 7, 2008/792) of the church books are based on certificates, extracts and copies to give to the Church, the Lord and the central register of its Director or their designee to keep familiar with the rest of the church books.


section 4 (in 2010 on November 7, 2008/792) Chapter 16, paragraph 7, of the law, after the Church's decision referred to in paragraph 2, the Member of the Board of Directors may register either in the transmission of data subject to the Church to give information or agree to the Church or the central registry with data.


5 section (in 2010 on November 7, 2008/792), in addition to the archives of the Church Manual of the Church belong to the archive and library lists and other documents, which are the consequence of the tasks of the Church or as a result of your Inbox. The concept of a document is defined by the Act on the openness of government activities (621/1999).


section 6 (in 2010 on November 7, 2008/792), the manual of the Church and the parish registry must be maintained in an appropriate archive mode in such a way that they are protected from destruction, deterioration, and unauthorised access. Before the status of the drawings will be accepted, they must file to request the opinion of the Government of the Church.
Hundred years older in the archives of the Church Manual of the church books and documents, as well as hundred years younger Manual of church books, which have been digitised as part of the Church, the Church of the Council Member may be a common register or, with the agreement of the Parish Council shall deposit in the archive facility.
Chapter 17, section 1 of the Cemetery the Church will have its own or another church group with a common cemetery or the right to use the other an ordained Associate cemetery.


section 2 of the cemetery or the rest of the place will be a storage area for the deceased.
The Church can be the crematorium. It was set up and the use of which is provided for separately.


section 3 of the Cemetery and the blessing of the Chapel is the as. Funeral work (457/2003) by the keyless-area does not, however, referred to in vihitä. (9 May 2003/1277)
The Church is considered a cemetery its value accordingly managed. The cemetery and the tomb of the tunnuksettoman referred to in paragraph 1, the area must be fenced or otherwise in a distinctive way. (9 May 2003/1277)
The management of the Church, the place, which has been a cemetery or a blessing in the Chapel, a church memorial service on the Board or in any other by a significant monument.


section 4 (9 May 2003/1277), section 4, is repealed by the ' P ' of 9 May 2003/1277.


section 5 of the Act is repealed ' P ' of 9 May 2003/1277.

The cemetery shall be drawn up in the tomb of the map. The Tomb may belong to one or more of the burial place and in the same grave site can be more than one grave. The cemetery or any part of it may be the memory of lehtona, where the deceased's ashes sprinkled or hide the grave ground unmarked. (9 May 2003/1277) 3 P 6, 2011/1015 is repealed in 2012.



section 6 (9 May 2003/1277) formula for the General map, which shows the cemetery, the cemetery boundaries, its transport arrangements, the various activities of the investment and share the Tomb-areas in the appropriate units. The graveyard of the formula shall be drawn up in such a way that the area will be the nature of the burial of the terrain, the beauty of the considerations and taking into account the financial resources of the Church to have been used as intended. The formula also includes a cemetery area drainage and water supply plan, organisation of waste management in the corridors, the tomb and the location of the buildings.
The cemetery plan includes an explanation of a verbal formula, which clarify the cemetery, the cemetery, the details of the formula, which do not appear in the drawings. The plan is also apparent, whether or not the cemetery being used for all or part of the tomb of syvähautaus and the order in which sections are introduced. Plan will also take into account the specific characteristics of the parts of the cemetery were established at different times, as well as presenting a use of specific limitations of the cemetery.


7 to 11 from 7 to 11 of section is repealed ' P ' of 9 May 2003/1277.



Article 12 If the tomb of the right has been extinguished and the tomb is artistically or historically valuable structures or monuments, which cannot be considered to be in the same place, they must be placed in a convenient location in the cemetery or in any other way to ensure their safekeeping.


section 13 of the Act, the Government shall, if necessary, instructions for the church cemetery.
(V) the part of the DIOCESAN Administration (9.11.2002/1275, 2003), chapter 18, section 1, of the Bishop, the Bishop of each Diocese and the priests of the Church in his Kingdom, a top chaperone.
The Bishop's mission is to foster the unity of the Church and to promote the 1) the task of the Church in the realization of the diocese;
2) to control the activities of the Church, the task is used to treat the Church faithfully in the Church, the Church of the order of law, the Church, and the Church of the order of the elections, as well as relying on rules and according to the instructions;
3) to support and guide their priests in their work, as well as control over the diocese, that they carry out the duties of the priest's Office.
4) to promote the good work connection in the Church, and to ensure that the priests and the Church's other officials and employees are the doctrines of the probity and behave in their lives on behalf of the kristillisesti;
5) to promote cooperation between the Church and the performance of the economy and administration, appropriate, as well as to ensure that these measures are complied with existing regulations;
6) performs the ordinations in the Diocese of vihkitoimitukset, and in the Office of a priest to perform such deliveries or to impose other, subject to Chapter 5, article 1, para 2; as well as 7) to perform any other tasks and decide on those things that the Church law and Church order, according to him.
(9.11.2002/1275, 2003)


3 – 4 articles have been repealed, 2003 P, 9.11.2002/1275.



1 (a) of section (7 November 1996/678 in 1997) in the piispallinen responsibility for the Archdiocese and Bishop's functions are divided between the Archbishop and the Bishop. Vatican Council to decide which churches belong to the Archbishop and the Church the Bishop's primary area of responsibility.
Church Government in the service of the priests, belonging to the Archdiocese, the Archbishop. (9.11.2002/1275, 2003), section 1 (b), (8.11.2013/415), the Bishop's official entry into the open: must provide for delivery of the election of the Bishop.


1 (c) of section (8.11.2013/415) If the election of the Bishop is set to only one candidate, he will be elected as a Bishop without nurture. If there is more than one set, the candidate who receives more than half of the votes cast in the election.
If none of the candidates have received more than half of the votes cast, shall be forwarded to the new election between the two candidates receiving the most votes on a date determined by the chapter. In a new election, with more votes will be elected as a bishop.
Chapter gives the selected public prescription the Bishop's post.


1 (d) of section (8.11.2013/415) If a candidate set to die or become permanently estyneeksi the end of the first round of the election, before the shipment of the select of the Bishop must be taken as soon as possible. As well as to the action to the candidate or, if the election of the new Bishop chosen to die or become permanently estyneeksi before the polling is completed or the prescription of.


section 2 of the Bishop or Archbishop inaugurates the Institute or, in his absence, the Office, the oldest of the Bishop. (on 11 May 2001/439)
The Bishop's consecration or post setting will take place in the Cathedral of the Bishop of the diocese.


section 3 of The Bishop to give this part of the promise of the Almighty and all-knowing, I promise: I'll N.N. before God, that I, toimittaessani, the Bishop of the Diocese of N posts which now I am ready to receive, I would like to keep up with the pure Word of God the Holy Ghost, and in the Evangelical-Lutheran Church of the confession. I also want to do my best, that the servants of the word, as well as that of all other sanankuulijat see in my local area, they would stay and live. So when I want to set myself for the guidance of the Holy Bible lessons right Church kaitsijan and responsibilities. I want to take care of that for me by the JRC in the diocese with the word of God is preached and the sacraments of Christ purely in accordance with the regulation will be distributed properly. Will ordain and Institute of priests, who discovered it as valid. I would also like to contribute to the peace of the country, as well as obedience to the legal authorities, to comply with all aspects of the Church's law and order and urge and order the diocesan priests as well. All of this I will honestly do, so that I can about the answer of God and in front of people. This help me God.


section 4 of the Bishop's will be at regular intervals to deliver checks to see of his Church. The number of times during the inspection, the scope of the consultation and the Bishop of the parish church with the Lord. The Bishop is assisted by a member of what he calls the inspection of his chapter in the County. The bishop may impose on the Court the Vicar, pappisasessorin, or the County the vicar to provide verification.


section 5 of the Bishop in the governance and economic examination in connection with the audit checked the Church the church books, archives, management, asset and financial management, as well as the underlying assets held by the funds of the Church. Such inspection may be carried out separately and the bishop may impose its vendor also the daughter of a lawyer, as well as the use of the audit assisted by experts. It can also be seen as an institution of the Church, the confidence of the public in respect of the activities of the person of the holder, or separately.


section 6 of the Conference of Bishops will give more detailed guidance on the inspection of the Bishop.


section 7 of the Church Council or Parish Council has taken the measures to which the subject of an inspection report.


section 8 at the Bishop's Church to join in the examination, if applicable, be followed, what the Church is.


section 9 (9.11.2002/1275, 2003) Bishop, the diocese Archbishop, invites you to see his ministers and lectors at least every six years synodaalikokoukseen, whose task it is to deal with theological issues, as well as the Church's care, and other issues relating to the operation and administration of the Church.
Bishop, Archbishop or Bishop in the Archdiocese, calls to convene, where appropriate, churches, public office holders and employees, as well as representatives of associations, foundations and institutions see, which deals with the point of view of the Church and the Diocese of topical issues.
Chapter 19 of the Diocese of other governance Chapter 1 section (9.11.2002/1275, 2003) in order to promote the Mission of the Church of the Diocese: the law of the Church, the Church of the order, unless otherwise provided for, or 1) manage the operation, administration and economy of the hiippakunnallista;
2) to support and monitor the operation and administration of the Church;
3) take care of clergy personnel matters and to monitor them and other officials of the Church and of the tasks of the staff, management and life;
4) to manage the connections to the whole Church in the management of the common activities and others see the Christian organisations and churches, to other social actors;
5) prepare things to see to the Board of Governors;
6 on the implementation of the decisions of the Board of Governors) to take care of the diocese;
7) to manage the assets and the funds at their disposal, in accordance with the säätiöluontoiset front, what Church law, chapter 15, section 4 (1) and (2);
8) take and terminate: officials and employees;
9) take care of the tasks of the hiippakunnalliset, which are not covered by the rest of the Diocesan authority. as well as 10) to perform any other Church law, Church order and the duties assigned to it by the election of the Church order.
Chapter to confirm for himself of the rules of procedure.


section 2 (8.11.2013/415) Pappisasessoriksi is eligible to see of the Church or a church group, the priest, who is for the time being in force in relation to the civil service and who have completed senior pastoral degree. Pappisasessori is elected for a term of three years. (8.5.2015/703)
See Board of Governors of the lay members shall elect a lay member and alternate members of the chapter for four years at a time.
Lawyer asessoriksi and his Deputy as a member is eligible for a master's degree in law, other than a master's degree in international and comparative law graduate who is familiar with.
See dekaaniksi is eligible for the priest, who has completed a higher degree and who are familiar with the analogous pastoral life and education.


section 3 (9.11.2002/1275, 2003) the same person can be selected to become a member of pappisasessoriksi, or for a term of not more than two lay.
If a lay member is changed see, lost eligibility, or dead, for the selection of a new Member shall be forwarded for the remainder of the new election.
If pappisasessori is changed see, lost eligibility, or dead, for the selection of the next three-year term of a new Member is provided a new election.


section 4 (9.11.2002/1275, 2003) Bishop and oversees the activities of the chapter and a chapter on public.
A sheet of the diocese the Bishop leads and oversees the activities of the chapter and a chapter on public.
A sheet of the diocese Bishop works primarily as President of the chapter. Archbishop chairs: the processing of the things that the sole responsibility for his churches and those in the service of the priests and other holders of public authority or that of the Archbishop, chaired by the way is based on the chapter 18, section 1 (a), in accordance with the Division of labour. If this applies to both the Archbishop that the Bishop's responsibilities, will be chaired by the Bishop. Also: kirkolliskokoukselle, piispainkokoukselle, presentations and statements to the Board of Governors or to the Government of the diocese, the Church deals with the Bishop's speech.


4. (a) section (9.11.2002/1275, 2003) 4 (a) in the section has been repealed P, 9.11.2002/1275, 2003.


section 5 (9.11.2002/1275, 2003): the presentation of the issues shall be decided by the way: the rules of procedure. Church law, chapter 19, section 5 of the matters referred to, as well as minor administrative matters can be resolved without a demonstration.
See Board of Governors of the President and, in his absence, the Vice-President is the presence of the President of the Court: the session-and the right, but not the right to take part in the adoption of the decision. (11 May 2007/796) (5) (a) section (9.11.2002/1275) (5) (a) section has been repealed, 2003 P, 9.11.2002/1275.


section 6 (9.11.2002/1275, 2003): official Church law according to section 5 of chapter 19, a ruling can be given for things relating to the adoption of the pappisvirkaan 1);
2 appointment of the official issuing Office) for more than six months, or the abolition of the official order or other public authorities, or in relation to the termination of the employment contract or the fill;
3) of kapitulille the disadvantaged;
4. the preparation of the draft budget and financial statements);
5) adjustment; as well as 6), who has to deal with articulated tuomiokapitulissa.

Chapter President or a member may, within the period laid down in the rules of procedure to transfer the matter to the relevant authorities of the measures decided upon by the holder of the chapter.
Of decisions which can be transferred to the chapter, shall be dated and shall be the first working day of the date on which the decision is not to be transferred to the chapter.


section 7 (12.5.2005/238 in 2006), the Conference of Bishops can give more detailed guidance on the Church, chapter 25, section 16 of the law of procedure as referred to in paragraph 3.


(B) section 8 of the provincial vicar. Dean's task is the task of the Church in the Evangelical Lutheran Church of 1);
2) to ensure that the operation of any of the activities for this task is used to treat the Church faithfully, as well as the Church, the Church of the order of law, the Church, and the Church of the order of the elections, as well as the regulations and according to the instructions;
3) set the rovastikunnallisia and otherwise contribute to the agencies responsible for the Church's cooperation, as well as lead to rovastikunnallista; as well as 4) to take care of them, and other tasks, which the County rovastille is specified, or a Bishop or chapter has given him.
(9.11.2002/1275, 2003)
Dean keeps a list of other officers in their decisions and actions.


the Bishop or vicar comes to paragraph 9 of the County: on the run and keep the checks in his churches in the Evangelical Lutheran Church.
In the County the vicar from maintaining check shall be the subject of a Protocol, which will be sent to the kapitulille and to the Church.


section 10 of the Dean invites, as appropriate, of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of priests and the assistants to the meeting and shall be that of the Chair. The meeting dealt with theological questions as well as issues relating to the activities of the Church.


section 11, If the county or the vicar is the Reverend of the County is open free, the number of the chapter church of the Reverend gentlemen to someone else's posts.


Article 12 – from 12 to 22 section 22 is repealed P, 9.11.2002/1275, 2003.

(VI) part of the joint management of the Church Chapter 20 section 1 of the Council of the representatives of the Division of seats among the Ecclesiastical dioceses to decide on Church Government.
If the agent moves away from the see, for which he is elected or if he or she would otherwise lose eligibility, stops his mandate.
The diocese, in which the Åland churches include the provisions on the eligibility of candidates for the election, the election shall apply to the Åland Islands and maallikkoedustajien separately to the rest of the diocese.


section 2 of the Vatican Council has gathered a total of up to fourteen days of the year. If important reasons, the meeting may continue the Assembly time. The representatives of the Council of Trent confirmed the remunerations and allowances.
If the agent is unable to appear before the Synod of kapitulille, he shall so inform the Court that calls the alternate and give him power of attorney.
Start the palveluksella of God in our church meeting session.


section 3 of the vote, and to nurture the delivery shall apply mutatis mutandis, what voting Church institution is provided. The decision shall be taken by a simple majority, unless the Church Act, Chapter 20, section 10 provided.
The order of the arrangements for the representatives of the initiatives and working with presentations in the plenary, the committees and initiatives, and, as well as the submission of the election by voting and in the rules of procedure.
Performance or initiative will be sent to the Committee, unless they pöydällepanon after the plenary session.


Article 4 of the Piispainkokoukselle is be given an opportunity to give an opinion on the Church, Chapter 20, section 7 of the Act, subsection 2 (1) and (2) subsection (3), (4) the Government of the Church and, in the cases referred to in paragraph 5.
When the Committee's report, which concerns the matter referred to in subparagraph (1), has been made in the report of the Committee on the proposal for a decision, to be taken in plenary session two. The content of each paragraph of the proposal in the first reading will be decided and agreed the adoption of the proposal at second reading in this way.


section 5 (10.11.1995/1693) Kirkkoneuvoksella and lainoppineella, click the expert reopens the term of Office shall be entitled to be present at the plenary session and to take part in the discussion, but no decision.
To a church meeting, the rules of procedure may provide for the presence of the Member of the Board of Directors and the President of the Church on the right of the House. (16 May 2002/525) 6 of the Committee of inspection to check the laws of the Church in 1924 and linguistically to a church meeting of the Bishops ' Conference or church Government referred to the future of the Church, the laws of the Church order or the order of the acts of the Church by virtue of the election.
The law of the Statute of the Council of the Audit Committee, the members of the Government and strengthen the Church chooses.


section 7 of the Act has been repealed P, 11.11.1993/64 (in 1994).

Vatican Council set the Church law, Chapter 20, section 7, subsection 2, paragraph 9, to the matters referred to in the preparation of and care for the Archbishop chaired the Foreign Affairs Council of the Church. The representation of the Church in these matters, together with the Council, to decide on the Archbishop.
The Church establishment in the labour market, as well as its tasks and status is provided separately. (12.11.2004/851 v 2005) section 8 of the Vatican Council oversees the activities of the Government, to strengthen the Church and give it instructions.
Chapter 21 the Conference of Bishops of the Episcopal Conference is chaired by section 1 of the Archbishop or, if he is unable to act, the Office of Bishop of the oldest of the members present.
The Conference shall be convened by its Chairman.


section 2 of the right of initiative of the Episcopal Conference of the members of the kirkolliskokouksella, piispainkokouksessa is tuomiokapituleilla, Church Government and ecclesiastical institutions of the labour market, as well as specially equipped with the institution of the Church. (12.11.2004/851 in 2005)
The rules of procedure of the Conference of bishops to strengthen itself.
Chapter 22 the Government and the Central Fund of the Church of the Church of the article 1 of the first Council of the Church of the election of the members of the Board shall in the first term of the year in may, and the Conference of bishops in the same year, in may at the latest.
Each Member of a layman in the Diocese of the Diocese of ehdollepanon carried out by the Board of Governors. A layman's for election of the Board of Governors set for three in the Diocese of laymen. (9.11.2002/1275, 2003)
The term of Office of the next selected to start on 1 June. Change the second diocese's Church does not affect her to their membership. If a member dies or resigns, is elected in his stead for the remainder of the new Member.
The Church Board shall elect from among its members for a four-year term of the Vice-President. If the President and Vice President are absent or disqualified will be in one of the oldest, chaired by the Office of the matter present Member of the Board of the Church.
Kirkkoneuvoksella is the presence of the President of the Church Board of hearing, and the right, but not the right to take part in the adoption of the decision.


section 2 of the Church on the Board of the matters dealt with in the plenary Chamber, or the Office in the College. The College of the Chamber or the Agency may be given the power to solve the Church on behalf of the Government of its by-laws, the meaning of which is not such that a referral to the Church on the Board is to be considered as a necessary, but not of the things concerning the conclusion of the presentation, kirkolliskokoukselle 1);
2) to the Council of State issued statements;
3) financially vulnerable parishes where grants; the creation or abolition of posts or 4).
Church neuvokselle or church Board for the rest of the holder of the right of the public to help solve the issues that regulation provides, can be transferred to the Division or an agency for the College.


the vote on paragraph 3 of and cherish the delivery shall apply mutatis mutandis, what is the purpose of the institutions of the Church. The procedure for working with the Government and the Affairs of the Church by-laws.


3. (a) section (8.5.1998/1012) Church in the Centre of the Fund to the pension fund the provision of funds for the term of Office of the Board by the Church is the Church of the Central Executive Board of the Fund to the Pension Fund, including the President and at least four and up to eight other members. Each Member has a personal Deputy member. Members of the Executive Board should be familiar with the concept of the investment activities of the members of the Church. One-third of the members shall be appointed from among persons proposed by the main staff of the Church organisations. The management of the Executive Board of the rule adopted by the Governing Board of the Church.
Church in the Centre of the Executive Board of a pension fund to the Fund's investment activities used in the investment of 1) to decide on the shapes and on the principles applicable to the bodies;
2 the distribution of different forms of investment) shall decide on the investment and the return on objectives;
investments in risk management and the principles to be followed for 3);
4) approve the annual plan of the Church pension fund investment;
5) decide on the omaisuudenhoitajista and with the nature of the agreements;
6) to decide the individual investments of the plan, as provided for by the Executive Board; as well as the supervision of the investment activity of the whole 7) to take care of.
The Church, the Government may move to the Management Board of the pension funds are also investing in other work within its fields of competence.


3 (b) of section (7 May 2010/1326 v 2011)


The Church is the Church of the Government accounting and payroll service centre, which is run by parishes, dioceses and church groups, the Church's central fund accounting, accounts payable, purchase invoices, sales invoices, accounts receivable, fixed asset accounting, payroll, travel and expense, as well as the related payments.
In the course of their duties shall be agreed upon in more detail in the contract.


Article 3 (c) (7 May 2010/1326 v 2011) Church, in conjunction with the Government set to work in the Church's accounting and payroll service for the management of the Board of the Centre.
The Management Board shall be composed of a Chairman and not less than six and not more than ten other members. Each Member has a personal Deputy member. Members of the Executive Board should be familiar with the concept of financial members of the Church. At least one-third of the members shall be appointed by the parish of different sizes in household economy.
The Executive Board shall be responsible for: 1) in the lead, develop and monitor the service's activities;
2) to prepare an annual report on the activities of the action plan and service centre;
3) the preparation of a proposal for a service charge;
4) accept service contracts.
The tasks of the Executive Board of management adopted by the Board by rule in the Church.


3 (d) of section (6, 2011/1014 in 2012) of the Church and parish of the group is to pay for the Church's Central Fund for each year on the Church, Chapter 22, section 8 of the law: the basic fee and the additional fee in accordance with the following in the course of a calendar year in six equal instalments every two months, with the first installment will be paid in February. The Central Pension Fund, payment shall be made on a monthly basis, subject to the Church, the Government has provided for a fee to run every other month.
If a final decision has been removed from the Church taxes or a Community tax, which the Church has carried out of the Church Central Fund, the basic fee or additional cost, the Church has the right to recover the amount they paid.


3 (e) of section (6, 2011/1014 in 2012) the church tax revenues of the Central Government to allow the Church to refill the Fund to the Church or church group, when the deferred total tax and church tax maksuunpantu community the members of the population density and the per falls below the Church or church member according to a ranking based on the number of handicap. Handicap limit is, according to the Government, more specifically the Church decide 65% to 80% of all churches in the presence of the members of the community, which were the payment of deferred taxes amount to kirkollisverojen, and the average value.
Tax revenue is a handicap limit and the Church the members of the group present in the deferred payment of per kirkollisveron and the difference multiplied by the churches, the Community tax on imports by the average weighted income% and church group by the number of its members present at the end of the year, with the income taxation. If a church or a church group's income tax rate is below the weighted average of all the Church's income tax rate, the Church or church group to pay Church taxes deferred, however, are implemented in the kirkollisverona is used.
The Church, the Government can reduce the amount of tax calculated on the income supplement is set forth in the way of a church or church group, whose assets or income tax rate is a significant grant from the other churches or church groups in receipt of income tax rates compared to the low tax revenue and to which the supplement would be prohibitively high, taking into account also the needs of the Church or church group is acceptable and the other churches and church groups to the allowances.


3 (f) of section (6, 2011/1014 in 2012), the Church, the Government may grant a discretionary grant of the Church Central Fund to the Church or church group, if this remote location, long distances, the number of members of the small island conditions, construction projects, cooperation between the Church and the parish economic development or other specific reasons is in need of financial assistance.
The amount of the subsidy may be granted by the Government of the Church provides for the appropriate and low-cost low-cost cooperation between the Church and parish structure.
Of the funds available for grants may also be awarded to the loan, which may be interest-bearing or interest-free.


3 (g) of section (6, 2011/1014 in 2012) to refill a tax revenue shall be granted to the Church or church group hakemuksetta. Discretionary grant application.
The calculation of section 3 of this chapter, (e) the limits referred to in the amount of the countervailable subsidies and the tax income supplement to be calculated on the basis of the fiscal year preceding the year of the award delivered to constructed Church taxes and maksuunpantua the Community tax.
The Church, the Government may, if necessary, shall forward the economy of the churches and church groups that have received grants from the Central Fund.


section 4 of the Church, the Office of the Chamber of the Board of the College, the institution or the Government of the rest of the Church by the operative part of the decision may be, unless such a decision on the substance of the Board's by-laws do not prohibit the transfer of the Church, by-laws, within the period laid down in the plenary of the Board to move the Church to decide. In this case, you can undo the decision by the Government of the Church, or to change it, or refer the case back for further consideration. (11.11.1993/64 in 1994)
The right to decide on the transfer of the decision referred to in paragraph 1 shall, in the case of a decision of the Council of Foreign Affairs, 1) Church, the Church, the Government, or a sheet of Bishop;
2 the decision of the College, or the Agency), as mentioned in paragraph 1, in addition to the master of the Agency of the Government of the Church; and 3), the holder of the decision of the institution or public authority, in addition to the Agency referred to in paragraph 1 and 2, the relevant Department of the College, or officer.


section 5 provides for the preparation and presentation of Church Government Issues Statute.

2 P, 12/11/2010/1009 is repealed in 2012.



section 6 of the Church to be made annually by the kirkolliskokoukselle of the Government report on its activities and management of the Central Fund. The report shall be accompanied by a church meeting Church within the bodies set up by the Government reports on its own activities.
(VII) part of a series of provisions, the provisions of section 1 of Chapter 23 of the Complementary (9.11.2002/1275, 2003), section 1, is repealed by the ' P ' 9.11.2002/1275, 2003.


§ 2 Subject to the attention of the members of the saatettavasta administrative costs of the publication of the Church is not above the other in the election of the Church order, or it will be put out of the Church on the Bulletin Board at least 7 days.
The publication, which shall be notified in the journal, will be in the newspaper, its subject matter and content. The publication of the prescribed public address shall be printed in its entirety. The announcement of the publication of the alert, or must be carried out in the community generally scattered newspapers, local or parish.
If an alert applies to a number of churches, it is to be published in every church. Bilingual in the Church to the attention of both the public address shall be in the language.
The date of publication of the notice provided for in section 10 of Chapter 6 of the laws of the Church. (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012) § 3 (9.5.2014/417) in order to promote the best interests of the child in the preparation of the ecclesiastical authority of the decision to be assessed and taken into account its impact on children. Impact assessment makes it the authority, which is dealing with the case as the first.
The child shall mean children under the age of 18.


section 3 (9.11.2002/1275, 2003), section 3, is repealed by the ' P ' 9.11.2002/1275, 2003.


section 4 (8.5.1998/854 v 1999), section 4, is repealed by the ' P ' 8.5.1998/854 in 1999.


section 5 of the law of the Church, Chapter 12, paragraph 25, the Church is called a regular papikseen, must be sent to the kapitulille explanation of the fact that he was ordained as a priest, as well as a CV or other certified report of the previous activities. If the chapter to keep him in the post, to him shall be given to the public care provision. (12/11/2010/1009 in 2012)
The Church, chapter 25, section 12 of the law's within the meaning of paragraph 2 of the papilla, which is run by the Church of the Lord papilliset tasks, are obliged to be present at the Church Council, and the Church Council. He or she is entitled to have, as well as the Church of the Council Chamber, and on the Executive Board to take part in the discussion, but no decision. During his term of Office, Chapter 12 to Chapter 6 takes care of the under section of the Church to the Lord. (on 11 May 2001/1558) section 6 (16.5.1997/1305), the Church is in the archives of the Church with a special with documents belonging to or owned by them muinaisesineitä, or to the Church or cemetery.
The property referred to in subparagraph (1) shall not, without the heavy correct should be a distinct change, move or remove the traditional position.


section 7 (12 November 2008/251 in 2012) coat-of-arms or badge to be used outside the context of the plate according to the principles of heraldisten.


section 8 (12 November 2008/251 in 2012) the Conference and chapter leimassaan your own sinetissään and the identification of the use of their images.
Dean uses the sinetissään and leimassaan of the Greek cross.
The Church or a central register can use the sinetissään and leimassaan as a parish church or any part of it, the cross or any other religious symbol.


section 9 (12 November 2008/251 in 2012) seals and stamps are in the form of suippopäisiä soikioita, which come in two different sizes. They are used as follows:

the Conference of bishops and diocesan 1) use the borders of the stamps, seals, as well as the two in a circle, with rays are 34 mm and the central player in the 25 mm;
2) County, the Church and the Central registers the Green Lante ... use of seals and stamps, which is bounded by two circular arcs of which the rays are 25 mm and 25 mm in the central player.


section 10 (12 November 2008/251 in 2012) on the inside of the outer dimensions to fit the seal and stamp text for the edging, which is used in Gothic letters.
Bilingual sineteissä and stamps on the upper edge of the text in Finnish on the passing of the seal in the clockwise direction and on the bottom corner of the Swedish. Single-language editions of the text of the start of the seal and stamps the upper sineteissä.
The text of seals and stamps can be Finnish and Swedish language instead of Latin. The Sámi homeland in whole or in part, these churches can be used in the Sami language.


section 11 (12 November 2008/251 in 2012) before making a decision may be the subject of a request for the destruction of the seal or stamp of the expert opinion.

Church order shall enter into force on the same day as the church meeting on 8 November 1991, approved by the Church.


The change of the date of entry into force and the application of the acts: 11.11.1993/64 in 1994: This decision shall enter into force on 1 February 1994.




relating to a/864: this decision shall enter into force on 1 July 1995.




on the national level with/1692 in 1995: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 1996, and it applies to their parish priest and chaplain, as well as permanent lecturer and church musician for the filling of posts, which have been declared to be picked up after the entry into force of the decision. Church leadership degree is required for the first time when filling in the Church of the Lord of posts that is from 1 January 2002. Is set in the Office of the Lord, which is the Church, is not required when applying for a degree course in church leadership, the Church of the Lord in his other posts. (6 November 1998/1014) 10.11.1995/1693: This church order change shall enter into force on 1 January 1996.




relating to a/114 in 1996: the Church of the entry into force of This amendment is to the order of 1 February 1996.




applied/1248 v. 1996: This church order, the amendment shall enter into force on 1 January 1997.




on 7 November 1996/678 in 1997: This church order change shall enter into force on 1 January 1998.




on 7 November 1996/1304 in 1997: This decision shall enter into force on 1 February 1998.




16.5.1997/898: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 1999. Chapter 15 of the decision provided for in article 9 of the said consolidated balance sheet is drawn up for the first time in 2001.
Before the entry into force of this decision may be to take the measures needed to implement it. (12 May 2000/548) 16.5.1997/1305: This decision shall enter into force on 1 February 1998.




references/1307: This decision has come into force on 1 December 1997.




references/350 in 1998: This church order change has come into force on 1 December 1997.




8.5.1998/1012: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 1999.




on 6 November 1998/1013: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 1999.




on 6 November 1998/1014: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 1999.




references/853 in 1999: This decision shall enter into force on 1 October 1999.




8.5.1998/854 in 1999: This decision shall enter into force on 1 December 1999.




on 7 May 1999/855 1999: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2000.




on 7 May 1999/1165: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2000.




establishing/1234: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2000.




on 7 May 1999/296 in 2000: This decision shall enter into force on 1 March 2000.




on 12 May 2000/5: this decision shall enter into force on 1 July 2000.




13.11.1999/736 in 2000: This decision shall enter into force on 1 August 2000.




on 11 May 2001/439: This decision shall enter into force on 1 July 2001.




on 11 May 2001/440: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2002. Before the entry into force of this decision can be taken for its implementation.




with effect/1161: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2002.




with effect/1163: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2003.




on 11 May 2001/1250: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2002.




on 11 May 2001/1558: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2002.




8 May 2001/524 in 2002: This decision shall enter into force on 1 May 2002.




16 May 2002/525: This decision shall enter into force on 1 July 2002.




16 May 2002/526: This decision shall enter into force on 1 July 2002.




16 May 2002/1202: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2003.




9.11.2002/50 v 2003: This decision shall enter into force on 1 August 2003.




9.11.2002/51, 2003: This decision shall enter into force on 1 August 2003. Upon the entry into force of the decision of the highest degree, requiring extensive official becomes a university degree as a Sexton Sexton, edellyttäväksi Sexton official changes to the Middle degree requiring a university degree, the lowest degree in the operation of post and edellyttäväksi Sexton Sexton of the Bishops ' Conference approved by the official changes to change the degree edellyttäväksi Sexton post.




on 8 November 2001/843, 2003: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2004.




8.11.2003/10: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2004.
This decision is not to apply to the public authorities, which is declared to be picked up prior to the entry into force of this decision.




8.11.2003/1045: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2004.




8.11.2003/1046: This decision shall enter into force on 1 May 2004.




9.11.2002/1275, 2003: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2004.




9 May 2003/1276: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2004.




9 May 2003/1277: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2004.




9 May 2003/822 in 2004: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2005.




12.11.2004/1114: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2005.




12.11.2004/851: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2006.




on 10 November 2005/948: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2006.




12.5.2005/237 in 2006: This decision shall enter into force on 10 April 2006.




12.5.2005/238 in 2006: This decision shall enter into force on 10 April 2006.




12.11.2004/588 in 2006: This decision shall enter into force on 1 August 2006.
The Church of the order, the provision or any other provision of the Finnish or Swedish language skills requirement for eligibility for the specified language, full control and complete a perfect mastery of a skill corresponds to the language of the concerned an excellent oral and written skills.
The conditions of employment of the holder or any other public authority in relation to the selected role, which has been appointed as, or prior to the entry into force of this decision, to retain the post of the language skills required, in spite of the new eligibility criteria for the qualification for the role, as well as the qualification for the second post, or post the language skills of the eligibility requirements, which are similar to those of the mission, to which he was appointed prior to the entry into force of this decision.
If the conditions of employment of civil servants or other relationship has been declared to be picked up prior to the entry into force of this decision, the requirements shall apply to the language skills of validation to be picked up at the time of the promulgation of the regulations in force.




on 10 November 2005/589 in 2006: This decision shall enter into force on 1 August 2006.




11 May 2006/590: This decision shall enter into force on 1 November 2006.




9.11.2006/1129: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2007.




11 May 2007/796: This decision shall enter into force on 1 August 2007.




on May 7, 2010/666: This decision shall enter into force on 1 August 2010.
The decision applies to chapter 15, section 10, subsection (1) and (4) for the first time at the parish church of councils elected by 2010, are complaining about the Auditors of the term of Office for the elected.




on November 7, 2008/795 v 2010: This decision shall enter into force on the same day as the church meeting on 7 November 2008, Chapter 16 of the laws adopted by the Church and chapter 25, section 12, subsection 2, for a change.




on May 7, 2010/1326 in 2011:


This decision shall enter into force on the same day as the church meeting 7 May 2010 on the change in the law, approved by the Church to amend the law, chapter 15, 22 and 24.




12/11/2010/251 in 2012: This decision shall enter into force on the same day as the church meeting on 12 November 2010 by Church of the change in the law, which amends Law 25 chapters.




12/11/2010/1009 in 2012: This decision shall enter into force on the same day as the church meeting on 5 November 2009, the change in the law, approved by the Church.




6, 2011/1014 in 2012: This decision shall enter into force on the same day as the church meeting on 12 November 2010 by Church of the change in the law, which amends the law of 15, 17 (a), (b) and 17 of the 22 chapters.




6, 2011/1015 in 2012: This decision shall enter into force on the same day as the church meeting on 6 may, 2011, chapter 17, adopted by the Church to change.




9 November 2011/798 v 2013: This decision shall enter into force on the same day as the church meeting on 9 November 2011, the change in the law, approved by the Church, by which the law is amended as follows: 8, 16, 24 and 25.




8.11.2013/415 v 2014: This decision shall enter into force on the same day as the church meeting on 8 November 2013, the change in the law, approved by the Church, by which the law is amended as follows: 5, 7, 9, 17 (a), (b), 17, 18, 20 and 23 to 25.




9.5.2014/417: This decision shall enter into force on 1 January 2015.




8.5.2015/703: This decision shall enter into force on 1 August 2015.