A Mark of the Apostolic Church

In The Church of God From The Creation to A.D. 1885 by Elder's C.B. Hassell and Sylvester Hassell we find, "The second mark of the apostolic church was the baptism, the immersion of believers in water, in the name of The Father, The Son and The Holy Ghost." Those giving credible evidence of a living … Continue reading A Mark of the Apostolic Church

Praise Him!

Rev. 4.1-3 "Where God is rightly seen, He will be seen exceeding stately and Glorious: O so wonderful! whom nothing can resemble, whom no tongue can express, nor eye behold, nor heart conceive! what were it to imagine thousands of mountains of the most previous stones imaginable, and thousands of Suns shining in their brightness? … Continue reading Praise Him!

an Army with Banners

"And out of the throne proceeded lightnings and thunderings and voices: and there were seven lamps of fire burning before the throne, which are the seven Spirits of God." (Rev 4:5) Durham comments, "We have the second thing whereby this stateliness is expressed, and out of the throne proceeded thunderings, and lightenings, and voices: It … Continue reading an Army with Banners

Hassell on JND

"John Nelson Darby, of London (1800-82), at first a lawyer, and then an Episcopalian preacher, started in 1827 at Dublin, Ireland, and in 1830 at Plymouth, England, a religious assembly, afterwards developed into a sect called “Darbyites” or “Plymouth Brethren” (their greatest success being at Plymouth), and calling themselves “Brethren.” They unchurch all ecclesiastical communities, … Continue reading Hassell on JND

A Primitive Baptist Take On The 1000 Year Reign

Elder Hassell is an important figure for Primitive Baptists who, by the way, recommended that Baptists read and study the London Baptist Confession of 1689. Below are a few quotes about the millennial reign. Most Primitive Baptists (in the US, Gospel Standard Baptists in the UK) were Amil. "The destruction of Satan's representatives, the beast … Continue reading A Primitive Baptist Take On The 1000 Year Reign