[February10, 2014] Ira “Jack” Birdwhistell, Georgetown College Professor, BH&HS Member, Dies

The Baptist History and Heritage Society is saddened by the death of Georgetown College professor Ira “Jack” Birdwhistell of Kentucky, a Society member and supporter. Dr. Birdwhistell’s obituary from...

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[January 7, 2014] Newly-translated Book Offers Insight into Relationship Between Mennonite Brethern and German Baptists

Former Baptist History and Heritage Society executive director Albert W. Wardin, Jr., is featured in an interesting story about a newly-translated, 100-year old, German Baptist-authored book. The volume offers...

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[December 23, 2013] Is the Bible Infallible? The Southern Baptist Theologian Who Said No

The Birmingham News has published an insightful article on the life of William Hull, the prominent Baptist theologian, author and Baptist History and Heritage Society member who died this...

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[December 17, 2013] A Threefold Cord: Three Baptist Scholar-Ministers of the 17th Century

A Threefold Cord: Three Baptist Scholar-Ministers of the Seventeenth Century by Ian McDonald December 17, 2013 Ian McDonald is the Research Officer in the Faculty of Technology, Engineering &...

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[December 11, 2013] William Hull, Scholar, BH&HS Author, Dies at 83

Dr. William Hull, renowned and prominent scholar, preacher, and author died December 10 at the age of 83 following a battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Hull taught New...

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[November 26, 2013] A Tribute to Sarah Withers

One of Georgia’s leading Baptist ladies, Sarah Brown Withers passed away November 18, 2013, at age 82. She is greatly missed by many. From her obituary: Sarah Brown Withers...

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[November 8, 2013] New Florida Baptist History Volume Now Available

A new history of Florida Baptists is now available. Here is an excerpt from a Florida Baptist Witness story: ….Favored Florida: A History of Florida Baptists Volume One 1784-1939...

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[October 15, 2013] Call for Papers for BH&HS Conference Sioux Falls June 4-6, 2014

Call for Papers The Baptist History and Heritage Society (BH&HS) and the Association of Librarians and Archivists at Baptist Institutions (ALABI) invites submissions of breakout papers for their jointly-held...

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[Sept 9, 2013] The Judsons: Celebrating 200 Years of Missions — November 14-16

The Judsons: Celebrating 200 Years of Baptist Missions November 14-16, 2013 Mercer University’s McAfee School of Theology, Atlanta, Ga. McAfee School of Theology, in collaboration with the American Baptist...

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