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Statement of Baptist Faith and Message.

Issued 1925 by Southern Bap. Convention. Consists of an introd. (which explains the role of creeds as voluntary statements among Baps.) and 25 sections. Draws largely on the New* Hampshire Confession. Additions include statements on the creation of man as a special act (section 3); on the virgin birth of Christ (section 4); on resurrection, return of Jesus, religious liberty, peace and war, education, soc. service, cooperation, evangelism and missions, stewardship, the Kingdom of God (sections 16–25).

J. H. Leith, Creeds of the Churches (Chicago, 1963), pp. 334–352.

Edited by: Erwin L. Lueker, Luther Poellot, Paul Jackson
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