Jessup, David

David Jessup is a doctoral candidate in the Department of History at the University of Washington. He is completing his dissertation on F.O. Nilsson.

F.O. Nilsson and the Swedish Baptists (Spring/Summer 2011)

It is interesting that Baptist General Conference churches today should be so hesitant to identify themselves as Baptists given the hardships that their forebears endured for doing exactly that. The life of one of the first Swedish Baptists, Fredrik Olaus Nilsson, was characterized by determination in the face of opposition.