Davies v Presbyterian Church of Wales HL 1986
- Davies (Appellant) and Presbyterian Church of Wales (Respondent)  ICR 280, HL (1986 Jan. 14, 15, 16; March 6 - Lord Keith of Kinkel, Lord Brandon of Oakbrook, Lord Brightman, Lord Templeman and Lord Mackay of Clashfern)
Authority for the proposition that:
a church pastor appointed to a pastorate under a churchs book of rules is not an employee of the church.
For relevant general notes see Specific employments/Ministers of Religion and Appeals/fact or law? .