Important Announcement

See here for an important message regarding the community which has become a read-only site as of October 31.

Post Reply
Switch to Forum Live View What's the difference?
8 years ago  ::  Feb 04, 2008 - 4:53PM #1
Posts: 18
What is the difference between Anabaptism in general and Baptist churches in general?

God bless,
Quick Reply
8 years ago  ::  Apr 02, 2008 - 2:01PM #2
Posts: 291
Good question.  I think the Anabaptists are a bit more conserative.  They seem to be less active and not nearly as political as some of the Baptist churches here are.
Quick Reply
8 years ago  ::  May 12, 2008 - 1:34PM #3
Posts: 2
well, i do know that baptists are protestant while anabaptists are not.
Quick Reply
7 years ago  ::  Jun 18, 2008 - 4:32PM #4
Posts: 9
They don't believe in infant baptism, they have a belief in nonviolence and are listed as conscientious objectors in times of war, and they take to heart the Biblical verse to be in the world but not of the world. My Mennonite inlaws do not vote or participate in politics, but I think that is their local church preference versus a doctrine they follow. The Anabaptists split from the Catholic Church long before Protestantism began.
Quick Reply
    Viewing this thread :: 0 registered and 1 guest
    No registered users viewing

    Beliefnet On Facebook