American Baptist

noun

Definition of American Baptist

  1. :  a member of a body of Baptist churches in northern and western U.S. which was organized in 1907 as the Northern Baptist Convention and renamed American Baptist Convention in 1950

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1805

First Known Use of american baptist

1805


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