The Thirty-nine Articles of Religion


Church of
England


Anglican Church
of Canada


Episcopal Church of the United States of America

39 Articles authorized in 1571

The First Book of Homilies

Chicago-
Lambeth Quadrilateral

Solemn Declaration
1893

Montreal Declaration of Anglican  Essentials

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The Thirty-nine Articles - the complete document

Each Article as a separate file:
I. Of Faith in the Holy Trinity.
II. Of the Word or Son of God, which was made very Man.
III. Of the going down of Christ into Hell.
IV. Of the Resurrection of Christ.
V. Of the Holy Ghost.
VI. Of the Sufficiency of the Holy Scriptures for Salvation.
VII. Of the Old Testament.
VIII. Of the Creeds.
IX. Of Original or Birth Sin.
X. Of Free Will.
XI. Of the Justification of Man.
XII. Of Good Works.
XIII. Of Works before Justification.
XIV. Of Works of Supererogation.
XV. Of Christ alone without Sin.
XVI. Of Sin after Baptism.
XVII. Of Predestination and Election
XVIII. Of obtaining eternal Salvation only by the Name of Christ
XIX. Of the Church.
XX. Of the Authority of the Church.
XXI. Of the Authority of General Councils.
XXII. Of Purgatory.
XXIII. Of Ministering in the Congregation
XXIV. Of Speaking in the Congregation in such a Tongue as the people understandeth.
XXV. Of the Sacraments.
XXVI. Of the Unworthiness of the Ministers, which hinders not the effect of the Sacraments.
XXVII. Of Baptism
XXVIII. Of the Lord's Supper.
XXIX. Of the Wicked, which eat not the Body of Christ in the use of the Lord's Supper.
XXX. Of both Kinds.
XXXI. Of the one Oblation of Christ finished upon the Cross.
XXXII. Of the Marriage of Priests.
XXXIII. Of excommunicate Persons, how they are to be avoided.
XXXIV. Of the Traditions of the Church.
XXXV. Of the Homilies.
XXXVI. Of Consecration of Bishops and Ministers.
XXXVII. Of the Power of the Civil Magistrates.
XXXVIII. Of Christian Men's Goods, which are not common.
XXXIX. Of a Christian Man's Oath.