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March 2019
News > Church news

Baptist figurehead Andrew Fuller’s shorthand notes cracked by student

The shorthand notes of leading Baptist theologian Andrew Fuller have finally been deciphered, after baffling academics for generations. Hundreds of pages of his sermon notes are held in archives, but until now they have been a mystery to researchers. Andrew Fuller, who was born in Cambridgeshire in 1754, became a Baptist minister, and is best known for founding the Baptist Missionary Society. Such was his international standing, he was offered honorary doctorates by both Yale and the College of New Jersey — now Princeton — although he turned them down. His early sermons and other documents have survived only as shorthand notes, although a number...

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Book Review – Sermons on Genesis – John Calvin – Banner of Truth


March 2010
Reviews > Book

Book Review – Sermons on Genesis – John Calvin – Banner of Truth

Sermons on Genesis - Chapters 1-11   John Calvin Banner of Truth; 867 pages; £20.00; ISBN: 978-1-84871-038-2   The translator of Calvin's sermons on the Acts of the Apostles 1-7, Rob Roy McGregor, has now given us this superb English version of 49 sermons that Calvin delivered in Geneva between September 1559 and January…

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