Baptist History and Polity

Designation: CHUR 3023

This course is a survey of Baptist history and of Baptist principles and polity. Baptist principles and polity flow from both Baptist history and their distinct theological interpretations drawn from Scripture. Students will learn to understand both the past and the present of the people called Baptists. This course will satisfy the history and polity ordination requirement within the Canadian Baptist context.

Recommended Prior Study

  • None


Dr. Melody Maxwell
Associate Professor of Church History: 902-585-2223:

Available Online

Take this course in an online format. Weekly assignments and readings are enhanced with online forum discussions.

Course Information
Current Schedule - Weekly - Winter Term 2021DesignationInstructor

Wed. 6:30-8:00pm

CHUR 3013 X2Dr. Melody Maxwell