How many LDS like the religious American history of the 1800’s? I really dig it.
I find the Baptist history fascinating (especially the Baptist heritage in my family).
I have stacks upon stacks of The Standard (A Baptist Newspaper) to read through. I relish it.
Here are some quotes from The Standard (Vol. 46, Number 24, Chicago, Illinois, for Week Ending February 11, 1899):
There were many rooms in Noah’s ark, but only one door. There are many denominations among evangelical Christians, but there is but one door into the kingdom of heaven, he who says, “I am the door; by me, if any man enter in, he shall be saved.”
And another . . .
When Tennyson went down to spend a quiet holiday in the little seaside village of Mablethorpe, in Lincolnshire, he made his home with two good and earnest people named Wildman. When he arrived he asked Mrs. Wildman for the news, and she replied, “Why, Mr. Tennyson, there’s only one piece of news that I know–that Christ died for all men.” And the poet answered, “That is old news, and good news, and new news.”