Read papers presented at gatherings of the Baptist Heritage and Identity Commission. Click on a topic or date to view related papers. You may also click on individual papers below.


Response to Wenell
Celebrating What God Has Done
Shaping the Australian Baptist Movement
Baptists in the Ecumenical Context
New Baptists, New Opportunities
The Acadia Story
The Guyana Connection
Jamaican and British Baptists in West Africa
Brief Report of Latin America
A Follow-Up Report from Cuba
The Pursuit of Religious Freedom in Spain
A Survey of Baptist World Alliance Conversations with other Churches
Identity in Dialogue: Story of the Italian Baptists
George W. Truett: Prophet of Freedom, Herald of Faith
Principles and Customs of the Baptists in Brazil
Baptist Identity: Immersed Through Worship
Philippine Baptist Centennial History Revisited
History of Philippine Baptist Pastors
Baptist World Alliance Women and Racism
Birmingham Baptists Meet the Birmingham Civil Rights Movement
Tracing Baptist Theological Footprints – A Caribbean Perspective
The contribution of Women in Baptist Churches in the Caribbean
Inter-Church Work in the Evangelical-Reformed Church of Zürich
Swiss Baptist Union Work in the 21st Century
The History of the Swiss Baptist Union in the 19th and 20th Centuries
History of Baptist Ministries in Thailand
180 Years of Maitrichit Chinese Baptist Church
Karen Baptists and Religious Freedom
Building on a Remarkable Legacy: Baptist Witness in Western Canada
Baptists and First Peoples of Canada, 1846-1976
Muted Mission
Body Politics: Baptist Practices and Ethical Formation
Reconciliation Between Baptists in South Africa
Free Indeed: Virginia Baptists and Slavery
Latin American Baptist Identity, Approximations, and Challenges
The "Step Daughters" of the Reformation in Switzerland and South Germany
George Liele and the Ethiopian Baptist Church
History and Development of Baptists in Mexico
Mapping a 21st Century Global Baptist Identity: Part 3
Thomas Helwys: Unlikely Prophet of Universal Religious Freedom
Baptists and Religious Freedom in Chile
The Formation of the Baptist World Alliance
Ordination: Does It Fit?
A Brief History of Ghana Baptists
The Slave Trade and the Unholy Triangle
Rembrandt and the Waterlander Mennonites
Mapping a 21st Century Global Baptist Identity, Part 2
Themes and Tensions from 400 Years of Baptist History
Baptists at 400 (Daniel Carro)
A Brief Sketch of Evangelical Baptist Convention, Manipur, India
F. W. Boreham: The Public Theologian
Baptist Historiography in the New Century
Striving for the Mastery: The evolution of a Post-Modern Church in Queensland
John Rangiah and a Century of Indian Baptist Work in Africa
The King James Bible and Baptists
History of Baptists in Chile
Review of An Evangelical Saga
Baptist Principles Leaflet
John Smyth's Request for Mennonite Recognition and Admission
History of the Dutch Baptist Churches
Communities of Conviction
Baptists at 400 (Karen Bullock)
The Religious Situation in Germany
Baptists at 400 (Devon Dick)
Mapping a 21st Century Global Baptist Identity: Part 1