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www.reference.com/article/john-baptist-554f8380cd306c80

John the Baptist is a major figure in several religions, including Christianity and Islam. He was a wandering preacher who played a major role in the story of Jesus Christ.

www.reference.com/world-view/different-types-baptist-churches-f6955f1f75fb82e9

There are hundreds of different types of Baptist churches, but the two largest Baptist groups in the United States are the American Baptist Churches and the more conservative Southern Baptist Churches. There are about a dozen other major U.S. Baptist groups. Doctrine va...

www.reference.com/article/calvary-baptist-church-founded-5bb85f20501a6207

Calvary Baptist Church was founded in 1875. The names and locations of the church have changed over the years, but the core values have remained the same.

www.reference.com/article/income-pastor-southern-baptist-church-b2a5af78ed3af1e8

The average compensation for a pastor in a Southern Baptist church is about $57,000, including housing allowances but not benefits such as insurance or retirement payments. This is the mean, and salaries vary by the location, size and wealth of the church among many oth...

www.reference.com/article/differences-beliefs-baptist-roman-catholic-churches-c344d23b7ed4d993

Baptist churches baptize people who were previously baptized as children, while Catholic churches only baptize people once. As Baptist churches are Protestant, their followers believe that people can stand before God without the need for a central authority. Catholic ch...

www.reference.com/article/zion-baptist-churches-located-9037b3ebae072099

Zion Baptist churches are found throughout the nation, including in Chillicothe, Ohio, Fort Worth, Texas, Baltimore, Maryland and Gastonia, North Carolina. Most Zion Baptist churches are not directly affiliated with one another, although some may be members of the same ...

www.reference.com/article/typical-job-descriptions-baptist-church-d16aef3894ecf15f

In a Baptist church, the job of the Senior Pastor is to act as the spiritual leader for the congregation. This entails giving sermons at services, performing weddings and acting as a counselor. A pastor also plans and oversees the church's program offerings and coordina...