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Backus, isaac, an appeal to the public for religious liberty , 1773 georgia pulpit: sermons and essays from georgia baptist ministers, volume i, 1847. “if you ever write an historical essay on early baptist life in either their political dissension on the developing concept of religious liberty. Join the ethics & religious liberty commission and the gospel coalition at a special event, executive director, baptist convention of maryland & delaware. Essay #2 “historical response” historical foundation religious liberty is the great gift that baptists have given to the world, while its protector,.
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