Baptist History

Rescued from Obscurity
Some years ago, I was able to obtain a copy of a book I have...
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Sobering Words about Baptism
From Benjamin Keach's Tropologia or Preaching from the Types and Metaphors of the Bible page 632: We would caution...
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Henry Dunster, First President of Harvard College
Among the fascinating people of colonial American Baptist history, Henry Dunster must rank right at...
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Transactions of the Baptist Historical Society Available for Free Download
Many years ago, when I was a very poor Ph.D. student, I spent a term...
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A ‘Man-Taker’
Joseph Ivimey records this fascinating anecdote about a 17th century General Baptist pastor, George Hammon....
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Colonel John Hutchinson
One of the great and tragic figures of the Puritan Era is John Hutchinson. Along...
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Christ’s Ascension Gifts
From Spurgeon's Sermon on Eph. 4:7-12 preached in March 1871 (Thanks to Rob Cosby for...
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Frequently Asked Symbolics Questions: Divorce
The careful reader will notice that 2LCF chapter 25 differs from WCF 24 (remembering that...
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Frequently Asked Symbolics Questions: Elect Infants
In many modern editions of 2LCF, chapter 10:3 begins simply 'infants dying in infancy ....
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