1. Welcome to Baptist Board, a friendly forum to discuss the Baptist Faith in a friendly surrounding.

    Your voice is missing! You will need to register to get access to all the features that our community has to offer.

    We hope to see you as a part of our community soon and God Bless!

Newly Published Book - Dakota Martyrs: The Story You Never Heard

Discussion in 'Books & Publications Forum' started by rbnd, Dec 9, 2004.

  1. rbnd

    rbnd New Member

    Jul 22, 2003
    Likes Received:

    I thought some people here might be interested in a new book that Bunyan Family Books just published entitled Dakota Martyrs: The Story You Never Heard. It's the story of the first non-Roman Catholic missionaries who came over 150 years ago to what is now called North Dakota.

    Of special interest to Baptists is that the first Christian missionary to be martyred in the region was an ordained Baptist minister. After he was killed, his fellow missionary, who was not a Baptist at the time, then journeyed 500 miles by foot in the winter, with his wife and child, to be baptized by immersion.

    You can read more about the book, and purchase it if you wish, at http://bunyanfamilybooks.com.