Community of Christ

Seventy

Priesthood - Seventy
Represent Christ primarily as ministers…

of evangelism through witnessing, inviting, and church planting.

Especially proclaim and promote…

Jesus Christ’s invitation to faithful discipleship through vibrant witness, and train individuals and congregations in witness and invitation.

Particularly minister with…

seekers, individually and in groups, to share the gospel in relevant ways and to invite response.

Support sacramental ministries by…

preparing people for baptism and/or confirmation, presiding at sacramental services, and performing most sacraments.

Promote community by…

Inviting individuals, households, and families to respond to Christ’s call to discipleship.

Promote justice and peacemaking by…

inviting people to experience all aspects of Christ’s peace through active discipleship.

Create ministry partnerships with…

mission center officers, apostles, elders, and evangelists.

The Seventy carry out missionary work for the church in close association with other missionary leaders. Groups of seventy, or quorums, have responsibility for specific geographic areas of the world, and each group is led by a quorum president.