A Baptist asks a good question
Baptist pastor Internet Monk asks:
What are the actual historical evidences, before Zwingli, for the Baptist view of the Lord’s Supper?
Long story short: No answer. If there are evidences, then someone needs to write a book, asap. It’s long overdue.
The Baptist position requires that the early church go decisively wrong in a critical matter following the second century, with not only no dissenting majority, but no dissenting minority. Until Zwingli, the historical evidence for the Baptist position is restricted to interpretation of the New Testament and the Didache…