Announcing the Medieval lay mystics: Christian History issue #127
From outlaws to patriots
The early story of Baptists in America
March to freedom
African American Baptists forged a strong identity in the face of oppression
Multiplying by dividing (again)
Baptists wrestle with fundamentalism and liberalism
“That’s where I used to go to church”
Black Baptists and white Baptists shared something important in the twentieth century: a penchant for splitting
Today in History
“Book of Psalms, decorated with elegant capitals, and sufficiently distinguished by its red letters, invented artificially, imprinted and charactered w...”
“Colophon.” American Encyclopaedia of Printing, edited by John Luther Ringwalt. 1871.
Christ commanded us to forgive (1828)
And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors —Matthew 6:12 (ESV). By “our debtors” a...