Minutes of the Meeting of the Holland Classis
Minutes of the meeting of the Holland Classis in Zeeland, with the Rev. Peter J. Oggel, presiding, and the Rev. Albertus C. Van Raalte, clerk. Documents of secession are presented by the congregations of Noodeloos, Grand Rapids, Graafschap and Polkton [Coopersville]. A long discussion follows these actions which provide the beginning of the Christian Reformed Church.
Oggel, Peter J. and Van Raalte, Albertus C., "Minutes of the Meeting of the Holland Classis" (1857). Van Raalte Papers: 1850-1859. 499.