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PCUSA Ordination Exams and Sample Answers 

Effective 2-1-15, the library is no longer posting passing Ordination examination questions, answers, and reader comments.

For more information about the exams please contact the Dean of Students Office or see the PC (USA) page on ordination exams. 

 

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August 2011 Exam

August 2011 Answer1

August 2011 Answer2

January 2012 Exam

January 2012 Answer

August 2012 Exam/Answer

August 2012 Answer

August 2013 Exam/Answer

August 2013

August 2014

August 2011 Exam

August 2011 Answer NT

August 2011 Answer OT

January 2012 Exam

January 2012 Answer NT

August 2012 Exam/Answer

August 2012 Answer

August 2013 Exam/Answer

August 2013

August 2014

August 2011 Exam

August 2011 Answer 1

August 2011 Answer 2

January 2012 Exam

January 2012 Answer

August 2012 Exam/Answer

August 2012 Answer

August 2013 Exam/Answer

August 2013

August 2014

August 2011 Exam

August 2011 Answer 1

August 2011 Answer 2

January 2012 Exam

January 2012 Answer

August 2012 Exam/Answer

August 2012 Answer

August 2013 Exam/Answer

August 2013

August 2014

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