The Lyn persecution: being the case of our brother the Baptist minister there James Marham
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The Lyn persecution: being the case of our brother the Baptist minister there James Marham whose goods have been seized, and himself harrased in law (and is now prosecuted in Chancery) for holding a Baptist meeting in that town, notwithstanding his and the houses legal qualification. Here is also, a brief relation of his former service and sufferings in promoting the great, though much despised docrin [sic] of believers baptism. Well approved and advised by the general elder deceased Thomas Grantham. Attested by the adjacent churches, and directed to the churches at London and the country

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Published by Printed to be read only by the lovers of believers Baptism, because it is fitted only for their use in [S.l.] .
Written in English


  • Marham, James -- Early works to 1800,
  • Baptists -- England -- Early works to 1800

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Other titlesChristian brethren, holding the doctrin of believers baptism
GenreEarly works to 1800
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 2190:9
ContributionsGrantham, Thomas, 1634-1692
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15427407M

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