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Five key convictions that have been essential to Baptists from their beginnings
Calvin on Predestination
Can a king-ordered mass baptism of his nation's citizens really bring about their genuine conversion to Christ? What are we to make of Christ's command to "make disciples of all nations"?
Philanthropy &Piety in Early 20th Century Chicago
From One of the World's Richest Preachers
Waldensians and the Modern Era
Apostle of Alpine Awakening
Origins of American Awakenings in New England & the Middle Colonies
Francis Asbury & the Methodist Circuit Riders—Covering America with Spiritual Awakening
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January 23, 1786: John Carroll, who would become America's first Roman Catholic bishop, founds the Catholic academy that is now Georgetown University.

January 23, 1893: Episcopal minister Phillips Brooks, bishop of Massachusetts, staunch abolitionist, substitute evangelist for D.L. Moody, and author of "O Little Town of Bethlehem," dies. He was considered the most "considerable American preacher of his generation."

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