The Baptist Heritage
Broadman Press, 1987 - 850 pagina's
The Baptist Heritage: Four Century of Baptist Witness H. Leon McBeth's 'The Baptist heritage' is a definitive, fresh interpretation of Baptist history. Based on primary source research, the book combines the best features of chronological and topical history to bring alive the story of Baptists around the world.
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The Smyth-Helwys group adopted believer's baptism and became Baptists; the
other group in 1620 took passage on the Mayflower to "ye wilderness," as
America was then called, and became the nucleus of the Congregational Church
in New ...
Satisfied with their baptism and reluctant to join the Mennonites, Helwys and a
small band excluded Smyth and over twenty of his followers. They did so with
regret and with many affirmations of love and respect. Yet they sensed clearly, ...
12 The title of the book shows that Helwys was caught up in the apocalyptic
enthusiasm of the times. Among Separatists the almost universal interpretation of
Revelation 13 was that the first beast represented the Roman Church, the second
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LibraryThing ReviewGebruikersrecensie - CurrerBell - LibraryThing
As someone who grew up Catholic and is today a member of a union congregation (PCUSA and United Church of Christ), I found this book of great interest in a subject that I know next to nothing about ... Volledige review lezen
LibraryThing ReviewGebruikersrecensie - mgeorge2755 - LibraryThing
Very thorough look at the history of the Baptist belief. There is no sense to believe something without knowing where it came from. McBeth does an excellent job tracing the exact origin of Baptists which is found in the very Word of God, the Bible. Volledige review lezen
The Seventeenth Century
The Rise of General Baptists
The Rise of Particular Baptists
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