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Charles H. Spurgeon on Standing Firm in the Faith
Baptist Polity- As I See It
Regarding Satements of Faith
E.Y. Mullins on the Bible
On the link between the Bible and Jesus
Intelligent Design is Not a Science
Resolution on the Cooperative Program Agreement
Resolution of Continuing Cooperative Partnership
Relation of SBC to Other Baptist Bodies
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"There should be an 'Abstract of Principles', or careful statement of theological belief, which every professor in such an institution must sign when inaugurated, so as to guard against the rise of erroneous and injurious instruction in such a seat of sacred learning."

James P. Boyce
from "Three Changes in
Theological Institutions"
- summarized by John Broadus, 1856


Charles H. Spurgeon on Standing Firm in the Faith
from "Sermons," 1888, pgs 83-84 [Read More]

Baptist Polity- As I See It, rev. ed.
To ask the privilege of withholding funds from certain causes supported through the Cooperative Program shows a basic misunderstanding of Baptist Polity itself. [Read More]

The traditional Baptist view regarding statements of faith, as shown by The Baptist Church Manual
The Baptist Church Manual, 1966 edition, Broadman Press, pages 42, 43. Different sects, professing to take the word of God as their guide, contend as earnestly for their distinctive views as if they had different Bibles. Various constructions are placed on the teachings of the sacred volume, and multitudes of passages are diversely interpreted. [Read More]

E.Y. Mullins on the Bible
E.Y. Mullins, early champion of "soul competency," operated and taught within the framework of a high view of Scripture. In his pamphlet, Baptists and the Bible, published by Sunday School Board of the Southern Baptist Convention, he makes the following emphasis three times in the last three pages of the eleven-page booklet. [Read More]

G.W. Truett - on the link between the Bible and Jesus
from "The Quest for Souls," pg. 84. Christ and the Bible are indissolubly linked together. If you can get rid of the Bible, you can get rid of Christ. If you can get rid of Christ, you can get rid of the Bible. [Read More]

Intelligent Design is Not a Science
An excerpt from the Congressional Record of June 14, 2000 (House)] [Pages H4480-H4482] Response of Congressman Souder to a letter from members of the biology and psychology teaching staff of Baylor University. (full text of letter included) [Read More]

Resolution on the Cooperative Program Agreement Between the Southern Baptist Convention and the Baptist General Convention of Texas
Adopted in Executive Committee Plenary Session on September 19, 2000 [Read More]

Resolution of Continuing Cooperative Partnership with Texas Baptist Churches
Adopted during a meeting of entity presidents and Texas Directors of Missions at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary on September 21, 2000 [Read More]

Relation of Southern Baptist Convention to Other Baptist Bodies
1928 SBC Annual, pp. 32-33 [Read More]

 
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