Pulpit and People: Studies in Eighteenth-Century Baptist

Pulpit and People: Studies in Eighteenth-Century Baptist


Pulpit and People: Studies in Eighteenth-Century Baptist Life and Thought [PDF / Epub] ☆ Pulpit and People: Studies in Eighteenth-Century Baptist Life and Thought By John H.Y. Briggs – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk The eighteenth century was a crucial time in Baptist history The denomination had its roots in seventeenth century English Puritanism and Separatism and the persecution of the Stuart kings, with only The eighteenth century was a crucial time in People: Studies PDF ☆ Baptist history The denomination had its roots in seventeenth century English Puritanism and Pulpit and eBook · Separatism and the persecution of the Stuart kings, with only a limited measure of freedom afterWorse, however, was to follow for with and People: Studies PDF/EPUB ì toleration came doctrinal conflict, a move away from central Christian understandings and a loss of evangelistic urgency Both spiritual and numerical decline ensued, to the extent that the denomination was virtually reborn as rather belatedly it came to benefit from the Evangelical Revival which brought new life to both Arminian and Calvinistic Baptists It has, however, been strongly argued that those who were associated with Bristol College had a continuous tradition of Evangelical Calvinism and that the General Baptists of the South Midlands and the Home Counties, owing as much to the legacy of the Lollards as to Dutch Anabaptism, did not succumb to heterodoxy The papers in this volume therefore study a denomination in transition, and relate to theology, their views of the church and its mission, Baptist spirituality, and engagement with radical politics.

    Pulpit and People: Studies in Eighteenth-Century Baptist ensued, to the extent that the denomination was virtually reborn as rather belatedly it came to benefit from the Evangelical Revival which brought new life to both Arminian and Calvinistic Baptists It has, however, been strongly argued that those who were associated with Bristol College had a continuous tradition of Evangelical Calvinism and that the General Baptists of the South Midlands and the Home Counties, owing as much to the legacy of the Lollards as to Dutch Anabaptism, did not succumb to heterodoxy The papers in this volume therefore study a denomination in transition, and relate to theology, their views of the church and its mission, Baptist spirituality, and engagement with radical politics."/>
  • Paperback
  • 208 pages
  • Pulpit and People: Studies in Eighteenth-Century Baptist Life and Thought
  • John H.Y. Briggs
  • English
  • 14 January 2017
  • 1608991644

About the Author: John H.Y. Briggs

John Henry York Briggs, MA FRHistSoc is Senior People: Studies PDF ☆ Research Fellow in Church History, and Professor Emeritus at the University of Birmingham Pulpit and eBook · He was formerly the Director of the Centre for Baptist History and Heritage at Regent s Park College, University of OxfordBriggs is and People: Studies PDF/EPUB ì a Research Professor in Baptist History at International Baptist Theological Seminary He is a past chairman of the Baptist World Alliance s Baptist History and Heritage Commission He was editor of The Baptist Quarterly between .



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