Micah Caswell– Thomas Patient: The Father of the Irish Baptist Church

Posted On December 16, 2019

On today’s Equipping You in Grace show, Dave and Micah Caswell talk about the importance of loving God and people, believer’s baptism, handling theological controversy, Baptist ecclesiology, along with his book, Thomas Patient: The Father of the Irish Baptist Church (H&E, 2019).

What you’ll hear in this episode

  • What contributions Thomas Patient made to Christian theology.
  • The history of the Irish Baptist church.
  • What it meant for Thomas Patient to be a Puritan in the Calvinistic Baptist tradition.
  • The importance of loving Christ, the Church, and the people of God.
  • How Christians should respond to theological controversy today.
  • The importance of Christians having a good understanding of a believer’s baptism.
  • Thomas Patient’s four theological points about a Baptist ecclesiology.
  • Recommended resources on a believer’s baptism.
  • Why we need more men like Thomas Patient and what such men look like in their Christian life and ministry.

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