By Walter Klaassen
Walter Klaassen accrued and translated this entire ebook of choices drawn from writings and statements of 37 sixteenth-century Anabaptists. the decisions are prepared less than themes comparable to Baptism; Church; Nonresistance; Jesus the observe; executive; move, pain, and Discipleship; and family members to different Christians.
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Anabaptism in Outline: Selected Primary Sources (Classics of the Radical Reformation) by Walter Klaassen