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Isaac Backus

Religion (9-Jan-1724 — 20-Nov-1806)


Stanley Grenz. Isaac Backus: Puritan and Baptist: His Place in History, His Thought, and Their Implications for Modern Baptist Theology. Mercer University Press. 1983. 346pp.

Alvah Hovey. A Memoir of the Life and Times of the Rev. Isaac Backus, A.M.. Boston: Gould and Lincoln. 1858. 369pp.

Thomas Buford Maston. Isaac Backus: Pioneer of Religious Liberty. American Baptist Historical Society. 1962. 150pp.

William G. McLoughlin. Isaac Backus and the American Pietistic Tradition. Boston: Little, Brown and Company. 1967. 252pp.


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