Genuine Methodists and Baptists

The Reformation For Which We Are Pleading: A Collection of Articles by Moses E. Lard

Is a genuine Methodist, then, a true Christian? It would certainly give offense were I to deny it. Be it so, then, at least for the present. But is a genuine Baptist also a true Christian? Let this too be granted. A genuine Methodist, is a true Christian; and a genuine Baptist is a true Christian. Now certainly things which are equal to the same third are equal to one another. Therefore a genuine Baptist is a true Methodist; and a genuine Methodist a true Baptist. Now this conclusion we know to be false; yet it could not be false were a genuine Baptist a true Christian neither more nor less, and a genuine Methodist the same.


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