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- adj. one of a branch of the Baptist denomination the members of which hold the doctrine of a particular or individual election and reprobation.
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- n. group of Baptist congregations believing the teachings of the French theologian John Calvin who believed in strict predetermination
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Eventually agreement was reached, and in 1644 a Confession of Faith was published in the names of the Particular Baptist churches of
Towards the end of the 18th century many of the Particular Baptist churches became more moderate in their Calvinism, a result largely attributable to the writings of Andrew Fuller.
He was a damned dissenter -- called himself a Particular Baptist.
Well, my dear, of all men, that Particular Baptist