The Waldensian Confession of Faith


The Waldensian Confession of Faith [Morland was commissioned by Oliver Cromwell to give aid to the Waldenses and to research their history. Original spellings have been preserved.] An ancient Confession of Faith of the Waldenses, Copied out of certain Manuscripts, bearing date Anno Dom. 1120. That is to say, near 400 years before the time … Citește în continuare

Waldensian Confessions of Faith (Reproduced from Jone’s Church History) Waldenses Confession of 1120


Waldensian Confessions of Faith (Reproduced from Jone’s Church History) Waldenses Confession of 1120 1. We believe and firmly maintain all that is contained in the twelve articles of the symbol, commonly called the apostles’ creed, and we regard as heretical whatever is inconsistent with the said twelve articles. 2. We believe that there is one … Citește în continuare

The Schleitheim Confession of Faith Translated by J. C. Wenger


The Schleitheim Confession of Faith Translated by J. C. Wenger Adopted by a Swiss Brethren Conference, February 24, 1527 Editorial Note: The Seven Articles of Schleitheim were written with Michael Sattler of Stauffen, Germany, as the chief author, it is believed. Sattler was originally an officer in a Roman Catholic monastery. He early embraced the … Citește în continuare

The New Hampshire Confession of Faith


The New Hampshire Confession of Faith This Confession was drawn up by the Rev. John Newton Brown, D. D., of New Hampshire about 1833, and was adopted by the New Hampshire Convention, and widely accepted by Baptists, especially in the Northern and Western States, as a clear and concise statement of their faith, in harmony … Citește în continuare

John Spilsbury and His Confession


John Spilsbury and His Confession The personal confession of ten articles Spilsbury submitted for the „Godly reader to judge, what difference there is between him and me, in the main, that men should be so incensed against me, as to seek my life, as some have done.” Spilsbury wanted to disarm those who cast „reproachful … Citește în continuare

A TRVE CONFESSION


A TRVE CONFESSION [xi] A1 TRVE CONFESSION OF THE FAITH, AND HVMBLE ACKNOVVLEDGMENT OE THE ALEGEANCE, vvhich vve hir Majesties Subjects, falsely called Brovvnists, doo hould tovvards God, and yeild to hir Majestie and all other that are ouer vs in the Lord. Set dovvn in Articles or Positions, for the better & more easie … Citește în continuare

A CONFESSION OF THE FAITH OF SEVERAL CHURCHES OF CHRIST


A CONFESSION OF THE FAITH OF SEVERAL CHURCHES OF CHRIST In the County of Somerset, and of some Churches in the Counties neer adjacent. I Peter iii. 15. Sanctifie the Lord God in your hearts, and be ready alwaies to give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of the hope that … Citește în continuare

1729 Goat Yard Declaration of Faith


1729 Goat Yard Declaration of Faith A Declaration of the Faith and Practice of the Church of Christ at Horsely-down, under the Pastoral Care of Mr. John Gill, &c. Having been enabled, through divine grace, to give up ourselves to the Lord, and likewise to one another by the will of God; we account it … Citește în continuare

1655 Midland Confession of Faith (Various Churches of the Midlands in England)


1655 Midland Confession of Faith (Various Churches of the Midlands in England) 1st We believe and profess, that there is only one true God, who is our God, who is eternal, almighty, unchangeable, infinite, and incomprehensible; who is a Spirit, having His being in Himself, and giveth being to all creatures; He doth what He … Citește în continuare