How The Disciples Began And Grew; A Short History Of The Christian Church

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byMorrison Meade Davis

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1915. Excerpt: ... INTO AND OUT OF THE BAPTIST CHURCH OUTLINE--CHAPTER V. 1. Immediate Results. a. Enemies. b. Friends. c. Influence. d. Lessons. 2. Sermon On The Law. 3. "christian Baptist." o. Name. b. Prospectus. c. "bethany." d. Influence. e. Raking Fire. /. Destructive And Constructive. 4. "millennial Harbinger." 5. Into The Mahoning Association. a. Eagle In A Storm. b. Great Lieutenants. c. Scott's Signal Honor. d. Tidal Wave. 6. Out Of The Baptist Church. 7. Causes Of Separation. a. Divisions Of The Bible. b. Design Of Baptism. c. Conversion. d. Creeds. e. Administration Of Baptism. /. Reception Of Members. g. Call To The Ministry. h. Lord's Supper. Into And Out Of The Baptist Church. o. Enemies. The change of ' Imms£te RC" Brush Run Church int0 a society of immersed believers naturally produced both enemies and friends--enemies among Presbyterians and friends among Baptists. The community was strongly pedobaptist, and the clergy, already displeased with Mr. Campbell's teaching, aroused and cultivated a bitter opposition against him. Their influence then was great--much greater than to-day--and the very atmosphere was impregnated with suspicion and misrepresentation. Friendships were sundered, business relations were disturbed, and homes were made unhappy. It even invaded the sacred places of public worship. More than once, when Thomas Campbell was baptizing, sticks and stones were thrown into the water, accompanied with threats of physical violence. But he always preserved the dignity and spirit of the Christian gentleman, and thus turned the coarse indignities into a blessing for himself and the cause he plead. But it is significant that his son had no such annoyances at his meetings. There was something in the tone of his voice and in the flash of his eye th...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1915. Excerpt: ... INTO AND OUT OF THE BAPTIST CHURCH OUTLINE--CHAPTER V. 1. Immediate Results. a. Enemies. b. Friends. c. Influence. d. Lessons....

Format:PaperbackDimensions:36 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.07 inPublished:February 5, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217848605

ISBN - 13:9780217848602

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