Baptist

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group of Baptist congregations believing the teachings of the Dutch theologian Jacobus Arminius (who opposed the doctrine of strict predestination of the Calvinists) Arminian Baptist , General Baptist
group of Baptist congregations Baptist denomination
group of Baptist congregations believing the teachings of the French theologian John Calvin who believed in strict predetermination Calvinistic Baptist , Particular Baptist
Baptist denomination founded in 1708 by Americans of German descent; opposed to military service and taking legal oaths; practiced trine immersion Church of the Brethren , Dippers , Dunkers
river in Palestine that empties into the Dead Sea; John the Baptist baptized Jesus in the Jordan Jordan , Jordan River
United States charismatic civil rights leader and Baptist minister who campaigned against the segregation of Blacks (1929-1968) King , Martin Luther King , Martin Luther King Jr.
member of a small Gnostic sect that originated in Jordan and survives in Iraq and who believes that John the Baptist was the Messiah Mandaean , Mandean
Gnostic religion originating the 2nd and 3rd centuries that believes John the Baptist was the Messiah and that incorporates Jewish and Christian elements into a framework of dualistic beliefs Mandaeanism , Mandeanism
member of the American Baptist Convention Northern Baptist
woman whose dancing beguiled Herod into giving her the head of John the Baptist Salome
member of the Southern Baptist Convention Southern Baptist
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