The Caffyn Controversy and the Orthodox Creed: Reciprocal Causes and Effects

Friday, November 7, 2014: 8:00 AM
Director’s Row H (Sheraton)
Alex Carver , Carson-Newman College
This paper provides a fresh examination of the historical circumstances that gave rise to a significant doctrinal controversy among English Baptists in the years between 1650 and 1730. This account of the controversy aims to reveal the complex nature and significant implications of the dispute in its original context.