Bethany: [VA], Printed and Published by A. Campbell.: 1829 1829
Item Number: 17329
"Alexander Campbell (1788-1866) one of the founders of the Disciples of Christ. ""Believing in the power of the press, Alexander Campbell started the Christian Baptist in 1823, and built up a successful periodical, through which he disseminated his opinions. The paper was printed at home and its success encouraged him to continue the printing business uninterruptedly for forty years. In his paper he attacked missions, Sunday-schools, and sectarian societies as then conducted, carrying the war vigorously into the enemies' camp, and censuring the clergy in particular... From 1830 ... View More...