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Where did Baptist originate from?

John the Baptist (Bible: New Testament) Historians trace the earliest Baptist church back to 1609 in Amsterdam, with English Separatist John Smyth as its pastor. In accor (MORE)

How long was John the Baptist a Baptist?

Actually, to avoid confusion, it might be better to call him "John the Baptizer." Even though "John the Baptist" is a correct term, it can confuse people who are familiar with (MORE)

What is the Baptist connection to John the Baptist?

No connection really, although some Baptist Christians have sought to see a connection. Baptists, as a recognized entity, go back to the early 1600s. They often describe thems (MORE)

Why baptist are called baptist?

The term baptist comes from the practice of re-baptism also known as anabaptist. It is common in many religions to baptize infants to dedicate the family and child to God but (MORE)

Why do they call baptist a baptist?

Baptists get their name from their belief that it is an important thing to be baptized. They believe that being baptized DOES NOT make you a Christian, but displays your belie (MORE)

Why are you a Baptist?

I am a Baptist because I need to be rooted and grounded in the Word of God, and I believe that the best way to interpret the Bible is to take it literally.   However, I am (MORE)

When do Baptists worship?

Answer:Baptist worship on Sunday, the first day of the week. John 20:19 (KJV) Then the same day at evening, being the first day of the week, when the doors were shut where the (MORE)

Why is the Baptist church called Baptist?

Here's the problem. John the Baptist's baptism was not the baptism that Jesus and his disciples conferred. They baptized with water and 'in The Spirit'; John the Baptist did n (MORE)

Are southern baptists the same as baptists?

when the term "baptist" is used most people are talking about Southern Baptists. They are the largest protestant group. They are organized as autonomous churches but the missi (MORE)