Baptists, the Bible, church order and the churches
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Baptists, the Bible, church order and the churches essays from Foundations, a Baptist journal of history and theology by

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Bible -- Evidences, authority, etc.,
  • Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- History.,
  • Baptists -- Doctrines.,
  • Baptists -- Government.,
  • Christian union -- Baptists.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesFoundations.
Statementedited by Edwin S. Gaustad.
SeriesThe Baptist tradition, Baptist tradition.
ContributionsGaustad, Edwin S.
LC ClassificationsBX6332 .B36
The Physical Object
Pagination306 p. ;
Number of Pages306
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4427700M
ISBN 100405124546
LC Control Number79052587

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