Origin of Baptist
OTHER WORDS FROM Baptistnon-Baptist, noun, adjectivepro-Baptist, adjective, nounpseudo-Baptist, adjective, noun
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As a child in the hot brick Baptist churches of Texas, I was told that there were women who threw babies in the trash.Why Must Women Wait for the Supreme Court to Decide What We Can Do With Our Bodies?|Lyz Lenz|June 24, 2021|Time
Though Acebo’s Baptist faith eschews cremation, it was the only choice she could make — a casket burial was beyond her means, she said.When Births Go Horribly Wrong, Florida Protects Doctors and Forces Families to Pay the Price|by Carol Marbin Miller and Daniel Chang, Miami Herald|April 8, 2021|ProPublica
Ryland, a Baptist minister, was the founding president of what was then known as Richmond College, from 1840 to 1866.Uproar erupts at U. of Richmond over building names with ties to racism|Nick Anderson|March 26, 2021|Washington Post
In Jamaica in 1831, a Baptist preacher named Samuel Sharpe organized a nonviolent protest against slavery.
At least, 10,000 Baptist organizations received PPP loans, for a total of $735 million.Last-minute regulation would make religious businesses eligible for taxpayer-backed SBA loans|Aaron Gregg|January 20, 2021|Washington Post
Scott, who died Sunday at 49, could go from evoking a Baptist preacher to quoting Public Enemy.Remembering ESPN’s Sly, Cocky, and Cool Anchor Stuart Scott|Stereo Williams|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
King says in a sermon a month later at Tabernacle Baptist Church in Selma, Alabama.Tavis Smiley Humanely Chronicles MLK’s Sad Last Year|Scott Porch|October 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This was the young, telegenic, and popular Robby Gallaty of Brainerd Baptist (mega-)Church in Tennessee.The Hateful Pastor All Too Happy to Be Left Behind When It Comes to Gays|Jay Michaelson|September 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Latta, home to the historic Catfish Creek Baptist Church, is a predominantly white town of 1,500 in Dillon County.South Carolina Town Loves Its Lesbian Police Chief|Olivia Nuzzi|June 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This is a challenging time for the Southern Baptist Convention.Southern Baptists Take Baby Steps Away from the Culture Wars|Ruth Graham|June 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The proceedings of the day commenced with divine service, performed by Unitarian and Baptist ministers.
He soon after became a baptist, and preached that doctrine a number of years, and was extremely popular.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Scattergood's attitude on the matter was widely different, depending on whether he talked with Baptist or Congregationalist.Scattergood Baines|Clarence Budington Kelland
When the speaker entered the jail he found among the inmates three Baptist preachers.Portrait and Biography of Parson Brownlow, The Tennessee Patriot|William Gannaway Brownlow
He was brought up a Baptist, but in his sixteenth year joined the Church of England.