Regular Baptists

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Denominational Profile

History

 

Regular Baptists

continuedRegular Baptists

   

merged intoUnited Baptists (1786)

The Regular Baptist church dates to the 1854 organization of the New Salem Association by Baptists who rejected the innovations introduced among American Baptists during the nineteenth century.

Membership Data

Year Clergy Churches Members
1925 997 755 49,184
1936 - 266 17,186
1937 - 755 -

Data were taken from the National Council of Churches' Historic Archive CD and recent editions of the Yearbook of American and Canadian Churches. Denomination descriptions provided by Dr. J. Gordon Melton, Director, Institute for the Study of American Religion (ISAR). [More information on data sources]