Springfield Presbytery

Cumberland Presbyterian Church

1847 - 1975

1847 - Reported as a new presbytery at General Assembly by Arkansas Synod. Stricken off from Ozark Presbytery

1852 - Became part of newly formed Ozark Synod.

1864 - Ozark Synod dissolved. Attached to Missouri Synod.

1865 - Ozark and Neosho presbyteries declared to be in disorganized state and attached to Springfield Presbytery.

1871 - Became part of reactivated Ozark Synod.

1885 - Transferred to Missouri Synod.

1887 - Restored to Ozark Synod.

1888 - Became part of Missouri Synod (Ozark Synod dissolved)

1975 - Merged with West Plains-Prairie Presbytery in reorganization of Missouri Synod, taking the name Springfield-Bethel Presbytery.

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Updated March 30, 2010