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Baptism in the Early Church: History, Theology, and Liturgy in the First Five Centuries
Ferguson, Everett

Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2009 pp. xxii + 953. $60.00


Description: Everett Fergusonís work here is a compendium of almost everything that is currently known about the Christian ritual of baptism, with extensive citations to the primary and secondary literature, and as such is destined to be an extremely valuable reference work.

Subjects: Methods, Historical Approaches, History, Early Church Origins

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Review by Hennie Stander
Published 2/5/2011
Citation: Hennie Stander, review of Everett Ferguson, Baptism in the Early Church: History, Theology, and Liturgy in the First Five Centuries, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2011).


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