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Luther Rice: Tireless Fund Raiser for Missions

Posted on Mar 25th, 2017 - 0 Comments

March 25, 1783. Luther Rice was born in Northborough, MA.  He sailed with Adoniram Judson, but returned to the United States to raise money to…

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Rhode Island Settled by Refugees

Posted on Mar 24th, 2017 - 0 Comments

March 24, 1638. John Clarke (a physician, Baptist minister),  Anne Hutchinson, William Coddington,  Philip Sherman, and other religious…

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Third Fire at Tremont Temple

Posted on Mar 19th, 2017 - 0 Comments

March 19, 1893, Tremont Baptist Temple burned for the third time.  Originally built as a theater, in 1843 Baptists in Boston purchased it and…

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Missionary and Printer in India

Posted on Mar 18th, 2017 - 0 Comments

March 18, 1913, Reverend Edward W. Clark passed away after serving, with his wife, as a missionary for forty- two years in India.  In 1868 he took…

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