1644 Baptist Confession of Faith

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The 1644 Baptist Confession of Faith, also called the First London Baptist Confession, is Particular Baptist confession of faith.

Origin[edit]

In 1644, 7 Particular Baptists churches met in London to write a confession of faith. [1] The document called First London Baptist Confession, was published in 1644. [2]

Doctrine[edit]

This confession of faith contains 53 articles. [3] It contains the doctrine of the believers' Church and the believer's baptism. [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Crawford Gribben, The Puritan Millennium: Literature and Theology, 1550-1682 (Revised Edition), Wipf and Stock Publishers, USA, 2008, p. 252
  2. ^ Michael Edward Williams, Walter B. Shurden, Turning Points in Baptist History, Mercer University Press, USA, 2008, p. 17
  3. ^ James Leo Garrett, Baptist Theology: A Four-century Study, Mercer University Press, USA, 2009, p. 53
  4. ^ Michael Edward Williams, Walter B. Shurden, Turning Points in Baptist History, Mercer University Press, USA, 2008, p. 17

External links[edit]

The full text of 1644 Baptist Confession of Faith at Wikisource