Dr. Renihan interview on the Puritans: Part I

by | Oct 28, 2010 | Audio/Video, Church Planting, Current Events, Ecclesiology, Historical Theology, Interviews, Practical Theology

In this two-part-series, Richard Barcellos interviews Dr. Jim Renihan on various issues.

Here are some of the issues pursued:

Part I

How would you define Puritanism?

What was life like in seventeenth-century England and how might that have affected believers in terms of evangelism, church-planting, and world missions?

How did the Puritans utilize the Church Fathers?

Part II

Were the seventeenth-century Particular Baptists “missional”?

Here’s Part I.

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