The Aim Of This Volume Is Twofold First, It Is To Provide European Baptists With A Useful Reference Work Concerning Their Own Heritage, Their Common Fund Of Essential Belief And Understanding, But Also The Diversity Of Practice Amongst Them Secondly, It Aims To Identify These Issues For The Benefit Of Those Who Want To Know What Baptists Believe And Why They Hold Their Distinctive Beliefs, What, In Fact, Makes Baptists Tick Themes Running Through This Collection Of Articles Include Ecclesiology, Worship And Liturgy, Diaconal Services, All Aspects Of Theology, Mission, Ethics, History And Heritage, Baptist Organizations, And Ecumenical Relations There Are Also Articles On Baptist Witness, Past And Present, In Every Nation Represented Within The European Baptist Federation.
John Henry York Briggs, M.A., F.R.Hist.Soc is Senior Research Fellow in Church History, and Professor Emeritus at the University of Birmingham He was formerly the Director of the Centre for Baptist History and Heritage at Regent s Park College, University of Oxford.Briggs is a Research Professor in Baptist History at International Baptist Theological Seminary He is a past chairman of the Baptis
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- A Dictionary Of European Baptist Life And Thought
- John H.Y. Briggs
- 01 May 2017 John H.Y. Briggs