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A Page From Baptist History The Inquisition: Why Ancient Baptists Thought the Pope was The Antichrist.

[Quotations and facts in the following article are taken from Martyrs Mirror, by Thieleman J. VanBraght, first published in 1660. Re-published by Herald Press, Scottdale, PA.,2005] In 1198 Innocent III was consecrated as pope. In his address to the cardinals, archbishops, and bishops he said the following: “And am I not the bridegroom, and every…

God’s Message to Homosexuals

      The message of the Word of God to homosexuals is exactly the same as God’s message for liars, murderers, adulterers, self-righteous hypocrites, and all other sinners. God’s Word tells sinners to REPENT and to BELIEVE on the Lord Jesus Christ alone for salvation. God’s Word to sinners is a message of HOPE and DELIVERANCE from sin. This message of…

“The Antichrist”

Our subject for this article is The Antichrist. Is there such a person as The Antichrist? Is he alive on earth today? Throughout the Middle Ages many of of the persecuted saints believed the Pope to be the Antichrist. Is the Pope the antichrist? Or is So-and-so (fill in a current political leader) the antichrist? How can we know for sure when…

Has Your Church Changed?

Has your Church stopped singing the Old Hymns? Have they quit using the Bible you grew up with? Do they preach the whole counsel of God, or just the pleasant parts? Sadly many Churches have changed, and NOT FOR THE BETTER. They have become nothing more than worldly entertainment to get a crowd. There is no preaching against sin, nothing about repentance…

Apocalypse in 2012? It Could Happen

When you hear the word APOCALYPSE, what comes to your mind; a Hollywood Movie, a world wide cataclysm, ancient Mayans, or nothing in particular? Perhaps some would be Biblically literate enough to think about the last book of the Holy Bible, called “The Revelation,” or sometimes called “The Apocalypse.” It is so called because our English word “APOCALYPSE” is from a Greek…