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By Robert E. Johnson

Coinciding with the 400th anniversary of the delivery of the Baptist stream, this booklet explores and assesses the cultural assets of Baptist ideals and practices. even though the circulation has been embraced, enriched, and revised via a number of cultural heritages, the Baptist stream has involved in a small staff of Anglo exiles in Amersterdam in developing its background and identification. Robert E. Johnson seeks to recapture the various cultural and theological assets of Baptist culture and to provide voice to the various international components of the circulate that experience formerly been excluded or marginalized. With a global communion of over one hundred ten million individuals in additional than 225,000 congregations, Baptists represent the world's greatest mixture of evangelical Protestants. This paintings deals perception into the range, breadth, and complexity of the cultural affects that proceed to form Baptist id today.

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