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

Course Information
Current Schedule - Weekly - Winter Term 2022 Designation Instructor

This class will have asynchronous activities to be completed before synchronous class time. Synchronous class will be online.

Synchronous Class Tues. 5-6:30pm

CHUR 3023 A2 Dr. Melody Maxwell