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Love Is Like Fire

The Confession of an Anabaptist Prisoner


With an introduction by Stuart Murray

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A spirited confession of faith by a twenty-three-year-old persecuted Christian in sixteenth-century Austria.


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About The Book

A classic testament to religious freedom with a timely message for modern believers, Love Is Like Fire radiates the passion of these early Anabaptists at a time when they were being executed for their commit­ment to believer’s baptism, nonviolence, and the restoration of a church free from political corruption.

Peter Riedemann (1506-1556) was an Anabaptist minister. Stuart Murray, author of The Naked Anabaptist, is a trainer and consultant for church planting and urban mission with the Anabaptist Network. He is based in Bristol, England.

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Table of Contents

  • The Love of God
  • The Love of Christ
  • Let Us Love God
  • Let Us Love One Another
  • What Love Is
  • What Faith Is
  • Proclamation of the Word
  • What We Believe about Baptism
  • The Error of Infant Baptism
  • I Believe in God
  • The Fall of Man
  • A Parable
  • I Believe in Jesus Christ
  • What Eating Christ’s Flesh Means
  • The Error of the Mass
  • What We Believe about the Lord’s Supper
  • The Symbols of Bread and Wine
  • Christ’s Practice Versus That of the Antichrist
  • I Believe in the Holy Spirit
  • What We Believe about Marriage
  • How We Should Build Up the House of God and What the House of God Is
  • The Seven Pillars of this House

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