Brethren in Christ

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The Brethren in Christ (BIC) in the 1770s in the eastern United States and was known for their belief that trine immersion baptism was the true scriptural form of believer's baptism. Because of their belief in Believers baptism they have also been known as River Brethren.[1] Click on the following link to learn more about other groups in the Anabaptist Family.

BIC around the World

Click on the links below to learn about specific BIC groups throughout the world, or read the history section below to learn more about general BIC history.

Iglesia Hermandad en Cristo
Misión Evangélica Hermanos en Cristo
Brethren in Christ Church Orissa
Bharatiya Khristiya Mandali
Nihon Kirisuto Keiteidan
Asociación Religiosa Igelsia Evangélica Hermanos en Cristo de México
Misión Evangelica Hermanos en Cristo en Nicaragua
Brethren in Christ Church, South Africa
Anabautistas, Menonitas y Hermanos en Cristo de España
Iglesia Evangélica Hermanos en Cristo de Venezuela
Ibandla Labazalwane kuKristu eZimbabwe


Related resources on the Wiki

Mark Siemens. "Toward a Mennonite Brethren in Christ Missiology for Thailand." Mission Focus 1994 (Vol. 2): 139-148.

Daryl Climenhaga. "Pentecostals and the Brethren in Christ in Bulawayo." Mission Focus 2005 (Vol. 13): 31-41.

Annotated Bibliography

External Links


  1. C. Nelson Hostetter and E. Morris Sider, "Brethren in Christ Church," Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1990. (accessed 30 July 2009).