Originally Posted by Particular Baptist
I've thought about this too. But there are pro's/con's to it. Just as the unorthodox/unbiblical doctrine can enter in from congregation to congregation, the presbyterian model isn't 100% safe either (the "head" is susceptible to the same problems which can ruin the body and trickle down to all the churches). So in some cases it could actually be worse, like I forgot which ones of the Presbyterian churches here in America are liberal and considered unorthodox/unbiblical by most conservative Reformed Presb. Both systems works if they remain biblical. Both are susceptible to bad doctrine creeping in though, IMO. Just my
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