16 th -century Background. to Baptist Beginnings. Copyright 2007 NOBTS, Rex D. Butler and Lloyd A. Harsch. 1492 – Columbus discovered the New World & inspired global exploration during the 16 th century. Global Context.
to Baptist Beginnings
Copyright 2007 NOBTS, Rex D. Butler and Lloyd A. Harsch
1521 – Ulrich Zwingli, began Reform movement in Switzerland
1536 – John Calvin wrote first edition of InstitutesGlobal Context
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