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By David W. Bebbington

A sincerely written creation to the background and theology of this foreign humans, Baptists throughout the Centuries offers a chronological survey of the most advancements in Baptist lifestyles and inspiration from the 17th to the 20th centuries. As Baptists unfold globally past their British and American origins, Bebbington persuasively demonstrates how they continually tailored to the cultures and societies during which they lived, producing much more variety inside of an already multifaceted id. during telling the tale of Baptists, Bebbington additionally examines the not easy social, political, and highbrow matters in Baptist history—attitudes on race, women’s roles within the church, non secular liberty, international missions, and denominational identity—and situates each inside a broader context.

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