"An important history of Baptists in early North America that moves deftly between the Church meeting house and its larger social and cultural contexts."—Church History
"Lindman's book adds much to our understanding of a lesser-known but significant portion of the early American religious landscape. Bodies of Belief enriches our view of the growth of the Baptist faith, its regional variations, and the experience of various believers within it."—Journal of American History
About the Author
Janet Moore Lindman is Associate Professor of History at Rowan University, New Jersey.