Minutes of the 56th General Assembly of the Church of God
Place: Dallas Memorial Auditorium, Dallas, TX.
Date: August 17-23, 1976.
General Overseer: Cecil B. Knight.
“Where the Spirit is, there is Liberty” (pp.21-23). [+pp.29-31]
Recommendations from the General Council:
Item 1: Tobacco. — Tobacco restriction brought back. (See notes on 55th A.)
Item 13: Church of God Teachings (Practical Commitments):
That our members confirm to the Scripture relative to outward adornment and to the use of cosmetics, etc., that create an unnatural appearance (1Pet.3:3-5; 2Tim.2:9-10; Rom.12:1-2).”
Church of God Teachings (pp.6-8). [48th A.]
Resolution Relative to the Principles of Holiness of Church of God. (p.12). [48th A.]
Requirements (p.68). [55th A.]