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Charles Buck Theological Dictionary

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Abbe Abbess Abbey
Abbot Abelians Abesta
Ability Ablution Abrahamites
Absolution Abstemii Abstinence
Abstinents Abyss Abyssinian Church
Acacians Academics Acclamations
Accommodation of Scripture Accursed Acephali
Acoemetae Acolythi Act of Faith
Action for the Pulpit Acts of Pilate Acts of the Apostles
Adamites Adessenarians Adiaphorists
Admiration Admonition Adonai
Adonists Adoption Adoptionists
Adoration Adultery Adversary
Adversity Aerians Aetians
Affection Affliction Agapae
Agapet Ae Agenda Agent
Agents Agnoet Ae Agnusdei
Agonistici Agonyclit Ae Agyniani
Alascani Albanenses Albanois
Albigenses Alexandrian Manuscript Alkoran
All-Sufficiency of God Almaricians Almoner
Alms Alogians Altar
Amaurites Amazement Ambition
Amedians Amen Ammonians
Charles Buck
Charles Buck

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Containing 1,510 entries cross-referenced and cross-linked to other resources on, this resource can be classified as a required reference book for any good study library.

Despite a stated reliance on the plain meaning of the Bible and the dictates of common sense, Buck's Theological Dictionary, first published in London in 1802, seeks to provide a textual basis for the evangelical community. By combining brief essays on orthodox belief and practice with historical entries on various denominations, Buck provided an interpretive lens that allowed antebellum Protestants to see Christianity's almost two millennia as their own history.

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