The Free Will Baptists In History

The Free Will Baptists In History

by William F Davidson

Hardcover(2nd ed.)

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Dr. Davidson diligently researches the heritage and ongoing ministry of the Free Will Baptist Denomination. (Denominations/History)

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ISBN-13: 9780892659562
Publisher: Randall House Publications
Publication date: 02/20/2001
Edition description: 2nd ed.
Pages: 400
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Part ISearching for Denominational Roots: The First Two Centuries (1609-1800)
Chapter 1The Case for An European Heritage3
Chapter 2First Beginnings on the American Scene: The General Baptists in North Carolina19
Chapter 3North Carolina Continued--The Years of Reorganization (1755-1794)57
Chapter 4North Carolina Continued--The Years of Recovery (1794-1812)75
Chapter 5Tennessee107
Chapter 6The Freewill Baptists in New England125
Part IIThe Third Century: From Identity to Organization (1800-1935)
Introduction to Part II143
Chapter 7Early Nineteenth Century Growth--Revival145
Chapter 8The Local Church in the Nineteenth Century159
Chapter 9New Beginnings to 1875193
Chapter 10The Free Will Baptists and Society in the Nineteenth Century: Missions, Education, Slavery, Temperance225
Chapter 11Coming Together--Organization in the Latter Part of the Period251
Part IIIA Continuing Witness: From Organization to Maturity (1935-1983)
Chapter 12The National Association of Free Will Baptists--Birth Pangs275
Chapter 13Missions, Education, the Church, and Its Auxiliaries297
Chapter 14The Church in the Twentieth Century317
Part IVMarching into the New Millennium
Chapter 15The Free Will Baptists Facing the Twenty-First Century329

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