Read e-book online Baptists in Australia:A Church with a Heritage and a Future PDF

By Philip Hughes,Darren Cronshaw

An past extremely popular model of this ebook (1996) through respected
Uniting Church minister and social researcher Philip J Hughes is here
updated and elevated in organization with Darren Cronshaw, a
Victorian Baptist pastor and educator.
This vital publication not just surveys major elements of Australian
Baptist historical past and ideology but additionally analyses modern Baptists’
identity and position in society. The heritage comprises short biographies of
leading Baptist figures and an summary of detailed ideals and
practices areas them essentially of their ecclesial, worldwide and national
context. the second one half rigorously analyses census information and church
surveys to oer a finished photo of the social and religious
life of up to date Baptists. This latest information is carefully
interpreted and makes major insights on hand to church leaders
and scholars of faith in Australian society. this can be the place the
“future” of Baptists should be suggested.

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