Debate Listings: Ma-Me

(Most recent revision: September 14, 2004)

 

William Latta MacCalla [Presbyterian Church]

  • 1788 (_, _) - 1859 (_, _)
  • Alexander Campbell (Disciple); Washington, KY; October 15-20, 1823; baptism. Book publication: Campbell-MacCalla Debate. Many editions.
  • Abner Kneeland (Universalist); July 1824. Book publication: Discussion of Universalism, or A Defence of Orthodoxy against the Heresy of Universalism as Advocated by Mr. Abner Kneeland in the Debate in the Universalist Church, Lombard Street, July, 1824, and in His Various Publications, as also in those of Mr. Ballou, and Others by W. L. McCalla. Philadelphia, PA: John Young, 1825.
  • Frederick Plummer (Church of Christ); Ridley, Delaware County, PA; January 18-21, 1842; doctrine of the Trinity. Book publication: A Public Discussion on the Doctrine of the Trinity. Philadelphia, PA: Kay and Brother, 1842.

John Mack [Presbyterian Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • James McMillan (Church of Christ) & D. D. Miller (Church of Christ); Lawrence County, IL; 1868; baptism, operation of the Spirit

Paul Mackey [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • James P. Miller (Church of Christ); Pottstown, PA; c 1944

George Aaron Maddox [Church of Christ]

  • April 14, 1879 (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • A. L. Eaves (Baptist Church)); 1925; abolition of KKK
  • _ Bain (Baptist Church); 1942; establishment of church, apostasy; 4 nights

Jesse Aris Maddux [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • January 3, 1877 (Smith County, TX) - _ (_, _)
  • _ (Church of Christ); written; classes
  • _ (?); written; classes
  • _ (Pentecostal Church); written
  • _ (?); written; eternal life

Richard C. Maddux [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • October 28, 1850 (Russellville, Pope County, AR) - _ (_, _)
  • Several debates

J. W. Madison [Atheist]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • W. W. Otey (Church of Christ); Winfield, KS; 1912

Pat Madrid [Roman Catholic Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

·         Michael Horton (Protestant), Robert Godfrey (Protestant) & Rod Rosenbladt (Protestant); salvation & scripture; 1500; w/ Bill Marshner (Roman Catholic) & Robert Sungenis (Roman Catholic)

John Robert Madrigal [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • April 13, 1960 (?Chicago, IL) - present
  • Dan Mayo (Baptist Church); written; 1982; baptism. Periodical publication: Gospel Defender. Book publication: Madrigal-Mayo Debate. Decatur, AL: Thrasher Publications, 1999.
  • Jerry L. Hayes (Oneness Pentecostal Church); Springfield, TN; 1982; godhead
  • Jerry L. Hayes (Oneness Pentecostal Church); Corinth NW (Cullman County), AL; 1982; Holy Spirit baptism, instrumental music in worship
  • Bobby L. Sparks (Missionary Baptist Church); Moline, IL; 1983; baptism
  • Bobby L. Sparks (Missionary Baptist Church); Pine Mountain Valley, GA; _ 23-24, 26-27, 1987; apostasy

Gordon Magee [Oneness Pentecostal Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • W. L. Totty (Church of Christ); 1960; godhead

Allen B. Magruder [?]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Edward T. Orvis (Church of Christ); King Williams County, VA; June 1855

Robert Maguire [?Church of England]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

·         J. Baxter Langley (?); London, England; December 16-17, 1857. Book publication: The Discussion at Exeter-Hall on the Sunday Question. London, England: J. A. Berger, 1858.

Thomas Maguire [?]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Richard T. P. Pope (?); Dublin, Ireland. Book publication: The Authentic Report of the Discussion which Took Place at the Lecture-Room of the Dublin Institution. New York, NY: D & J Sadlier, 1862.

Johann Maier of Eck [Roman Catholic Church] [Photo]

  • November 15, 1486 (Eck, Swabia) - February 10, 1543 (Ingolstadt, _).
  • Commonly known as John Eck (Eckius)

David Makubo [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • William Masala (Church of Christ); May 23, 1969; church benevolence
  • ?William Masala (Church of Christ); _, South Africa; June 22, 1969; church benevolence

A. Malone [?]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • L. S. White (Church of Christ); 1900; church

Jasper G. Malphurs [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • September 26, 1886 (Lacrosse, FL) - July 10, 1976 (Albany, GA)
  • _ (?); Legate, TN
  • _ Winkler (?); 1920; instrumental music in worship
  • _ Greenwell (Baptist Church); 1921

M. F. Manchester [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Jesse Bass (Primitive Baptist Church); Comanche, TX; January 18-21, 1954

Erasmus Manford [Universalist] [Photo]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Benjamin Franklin (Church of Christ); Milton, IN; October 1847; future judgment and endless punishment. Book publication.

M. M. Mangasarian [Rationalist] [Photo]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

·         Algernon S. Crapsey (Episcopal Church); Chicago, IL; January 21, 1908. Book publication: Did Jesus Really Live? Chicago, IL: Original Research Society, c 1908. Note: Great Debate Series, Vol. I.

Walter Madison Mann [Church of Christ] [Photo] [Photo]

  • June 22, 1879 (_, TX) - January 16, 1953 (_, _)
  • _ (Baptist Church); ?Hollis, OK; c 1924

_ Mannon [?]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

·         George H. Hilliard (Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints); Parrish, IL; ?October 1885; Book of Mormon, Joseph Smith

Lee P. Mansfield [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • c 1870 (near McMinnville, TN) - _ (_, _)
  • At least 18 debates by 1911

H. P. Mansfield [?]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

·         D. E. Lee (?); February 12-27, 1962; immortality of soul, kingdom, second coming, divinity of Christ, godhead. Book publication: Lee-Mansfield Debate. N.p.: Graphomatic Press, ?1962.

William Earl Mansur [Church of Christ]

  • September 2, 1918 (_, _) - ?
  • I. W. Yandell (Freewill Baptist Church); April 24-27, 1950

Dick Maple [Socialist]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

·         C. R. Powell (Baptist Church); Argenta, AR; June 15-16, 1909. Proposition: “Resolved, that Socialism is the twin sister of infidelity—hatched in the pit.” (Powell affirmed, Maple denied). Book publication: St. Louis, MO: The National Rip-Saw Publishing Co., ?1909.

John L. Maples [Church of Christ]

  • August 9, 1927 (_, _) - ?
  • _ (Holiness); _, South Africa
  • _ (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints); _, South Africa
  • _ (Jehovah's Witness); _, South Africa
  • _ (Baptist Church); _, South Africa

Robert M. Marden [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • _ (Advent Christian Church); written
  • _ (Czech Moravian Church); written

J. D. Marion [Christian Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Robert H. Bunting (Church of Christ); written; instrumental music in worship. Book publication: Both Sides of the Music Question Discussed. Athens, AL: The C.E.I. Store, 1957.

Jeff Thomas Marlin [Church of Christ]

  • September 23, 1914 (_, _) - ?
  • 4 debates by 1970
  • Carvil Bricker (?); Anderson & Alexandria, IN; 1941; godhead
  • _ Thompson (Sabbatarian); 1942; Sabbath
  • _ Reynolds (?); 1950; salvation

John Marples [Presbyterian Church]

  • 1825 (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • B. F. Underwood (Atheist); Napanee, ?Ontario, Canada; July 20-23, 1875. Book publication: The Underwood-Marples Debate. New York, NY: D. M. Bennett, 1878.

Burt F. Marrs [Church of God (Seventh Day)]

  • c 1891 (_, _) - 1961 (_, _)
  • President of the General Conference of the Church of God (Seventh Day).
  • Ward Hogland (Church of Christ); Poteau, OK; October 31 - November 4, 1949; Sabbath & Lord's day; Hogland's first debate

_ Marrs [?Christian Adventist]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Possibly Burt F. Marrs
  • Jack M. Morris (Church of Christ); 1936; kingdom

C. C. Marston [Seventh Day Adventist Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

John Martignoni [Roman Catholic Church] [Photo]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Patrick Donahue (Church of Christ); Gardendale, AL; December 13-14, 2002; original sin & infant baptism; 2 sessions; 250-350
  • Patrick T. Donahue (Church of Christ)
  • Patrick T. Donahue (Church of Christ)

David Martin [Baptist Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

·         _ (Church of Christ); _, ?Bartlett, TN; 1997; 250; 3 sessions

F. L. Martin [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • ?W. A. Roberts (?); Lothair, KY; 1929

Gary Martin [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Raymond Parnell (Oneness Pentecostal Church); Lafayette, IN; 1971; Martin's 1st debate

Luther Washburn Martin [Church of Christ]

  • July 31, 1919 (_, _) - ?
  • _ (Adventist Church); 1951

Michael Martin [Atheist]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

·         _ Frame (?); 1996; transcendental argument for non-existence of God

·         _ Fernandes (?); 1997; existence of God

Robert Verne "Bob" Martin [Church of Christ]

  • December 6, 1937 (_, _) - ?
  • _ (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints); 1968

Rolla M. Martin [Church of Christ]

  • 1816 (_, _) - 1878 (_, _)
  • _ (Universalist), _ (Universalist) & _ (Universalist); w/ H. H. Gunn (Church of Christ) & George Y. Stipp (Church of Christ)
  • _ Garner (Methodist Episcopal Church); Myersville, _; c 1856

S. O. Martin [Seventh-day Adventist Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • John W. Wilson (Church of Christ); Needles, CA; October 1-4, 1956

Walter Arthur Martin [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • September 16, 1892 (Brookland, TX) - _ (_, _)
  • Biographical sketch: The Trail Blazers: Heroes of the Faith by J. Porter Wilhite. Oklahoma City, OK: Telegram Book Company, 1965, pp. 125-127.
  • A. _chse (?); Esperanza, TX; 1919

Walter R. Martin [Protestant] [Photo]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

·         The Kingdom of the Cults by Walter R. Martin. Minneapolis, MN: Bethany Fellowship, Inc., 1965.

William Masala [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • David Makubo (Church of Christ); May 23, 1969; church benevolence
  • ?David Makubo (Church of Christ); _, South Africa; June 22, 1969; church benevolence

Jacob Caswell Mason [Christian Church]

  • January 10, 1844 (near Morganfield, KY) - 1934 (_, _)
  • The Life of Jacob Caswell Mason by Bertha Mason Fuller.
  • L. S. White (Church of Christ); Dallas, TX; April 16-18, 1907; missionary society. Periodical publication: Texas Missions (Summer & Fall 1917).
  • A. B. Barret (Church of Christ); Mount Vernon, TX; July 9-11, 1907; missionary society
  • Joe S. Warlick (Church of Christ); Anson, TX; Fall 1909; missionary society

_ Massagee [?]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • John O’Dowd (Church of Christ); _, TX; 1933

C. B. Massey [Baptist Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

Kenneth Massey [Baptist Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

·         Donnie Rader (Church of Christ); Louisville, KY; May 10-11, 13-14, 1982; salvation by faith only, necessity of baptism

S. H. Masters [?]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Windell Wiser (Church of Christ); London, KY; 1957; instrumental music in worship

Michael Mastropalo [Assembly of Yahweh]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Wayne Greeson (Church of Christ); Rogers, AR; January 15-17, 19, 2001; are we under the Old Testament or New Testament law today; 4 sessions; radio debate (KURM); w/ John Zecca (Assembly of Yahweh). Periodical publication: “Debate on ‘What law are we under today?’” Faith and Facts Quarterly (Vol. 30, No. 1), January 2002, pp. 58-95.

Joseph Mastropaolo [?]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Richard Weisenberg (?); Glenside, PA; April 21, 2001; creation & evolution; 1 session

J. W. Mather [Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

·         Ira B. Ryan (United Brethren); Davis City, IA; 1876; necessity of water baptism

J. M. Mathes [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • T. Abbott (?); Petersburg, Pike County, IN; August 18-_, 1862. Proposition 1: “The Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments teach that all unbelievers and ungodly persons, shall be made holy and happy in the resurrection state, irrespective of faith, repentance, baptism, or any other conditions performed by them in the present life.” (Abbott affirmed, Mathes denied). Proposition 2: “The Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments teach that all the finally impenitent and ungodly of mankind will suffer endless punishment beyond the resurrection, and the judgment of the great day.” (Mathes affirmed, Abbott denied). Proposition 3: “The New Testament teaches that salvation by Jesus Christ is promised on conditions to be complied with in the present life, which conditions are to be complied with in the present life, which conditions are: faith in Christ, repentance towards God, and baptism in the name of Jesus Christ; and that the salvation in the future life depends upon a faithful continuance in well doing till death.” (Mathes affirmed, Abbott denied).

_ Mathews [?Baptist Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Willis G. Jernigan (Church of Christ); 1919; apostasy, baptism

Wallace I. Matson [Atheist]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Thomas B. Warren (Church of Christ); Tampa, FL; September 11-14, 1978; existence of God; 4 sessions. Book publication: The Warren-Matson Debate. Jonesboro, AR: National Christian Press, Inc., 1978.

James Matthews [Presbyterian Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Benjamin Franklin (Church of Christ); Carlisle, KY; May 26 - June 1, 1852; predestination and foreknowledge. Book publication.

John Matthews [Presbyterian Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • _ (?); September 1943
  • Foy E. Wallace, Jr. (Church of Christ); Los Angeles, CA; January 18-20, 23, 1944; baptism, premillennialism, Anglo-Israelism; Wallace's final debate

F. W. Mattox [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • E. H. Miller (Church of Christ)

William Conrad Maupin [Church of Christ]

  • June 8, 1840 (_, _) - June 30, 1916 (_, _)
  • W. B. Godbey (?); c 1900. Book publication: Godbey-Maupin Debate: Outline on a Debate, on Water Baptism and the Baptism with the Holy Ghost between Rev. W. B. Godbey, D.D. and Rev. Wm. Maupin by Leroy McWherter. Cincinnati, OH: God's Revivalist Office, n.d.

Al Maxey [Church of Christ] [Photo]

James O. Maxwell [Church of Christ]

  • October 13, 1938 (_, _) - ?
  • Elder Deeds (?); instrumental music in worship, godhead
  • Holger Neubauer (Church of Christ); marriage, divorce & remarriage

Dan Mayo [Baptist Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Thomas N. Thrasher (Church of Christ); written; 1977-_; impossibility of apostasy. Periodical publication: Gospel Defender. Book publication: Thrasher-Mayo Debate. Decatur, AL: Thrasher Publications, 1999.
  • John R. Madrigal (Church of Christ); written; 1982; necessity of baptism. Periodical publication: Gospel Defender. Book publication: Madrigal-Mayo Debate. Decatur, AL: Thrasher Publications, 1999.
  • Michael J. White (Church of Christ); written; c 1983; necessity of water baptism

Cecil Richard May, Jr. [Church of Christ]

  • June 13, 1932 (_, _) - ?
  • J. L. Pipkin (Oneness Pentecostal Church); Blue Mountain, MS; godhead, instrumental music in worship

L. W. “Doc” Mayo [Church of Christ]

  • c 1915 (_, _) – April 11, 2004 (Plano, TX)
  • Obituary: The Christian Chronicle, Vol. 61, No. 6 (June 2004), 26.
  • _ (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints);
  • _ (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints);
  • _ (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints);
  • _ (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints);
  • _ (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints);
  • _ (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints);
  • _ (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints);
  • _ (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints); c 1949
  • _ (Seventh-day Adventist Church);
  • _ (Seventh-day Adventist Church);
  • _ (Seventh-day Adventist Church);
  • _ (Seventh-day Adventist Church);
  • _ (Seventh-day Adventist Church);
  • _ (Seventh-day Adventist Church);
  • _ (Seventh-day Adventist Church);
  • _ (Seventh-day Adventist Church);
  • _ (Seventh-day Adventist Church); c 1949
  • _ (Baptist Church);
  • _ (Baptist Church);
  • _ (Baptist Church);
  • _ (Baptist Church); c 1949
  • _ (Christian Church);
  • _ (Church of Religious Science);
  • _ (Church of God of the Faith of Abraham);
  • _ (Holiness);
  • _ (Holiness);
  • _ (Holiness); c 1949

Henry C. McCaghren [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • ?Vernon L. Barr (Missionary Baptist Church); Dallas, TX
  • L. L. Brown (Baptist Church); _, TX; September 1-4, 1952
  • W. R. Jones (Church of Christ); Baytown, TX; September 17-25, 1962; benevolence, church cooperation
  • A. C. Grider (Church of Christ); Longview, TX; October 17-20, 1966; benevolence, church cooperation
  • A. C. Grider (Church of Christ); Dallas, TX; February 6-7, 9-10, 1967; benevolence
  • G. T. "Tom" Sharp (Oneness Pentecostal Church); Gadsden, AL; March 1973; Holy Spirit baptism, spiritual gifts, godhead
  • G. T. "Tom" Sharp (Oneness Pentecostal Church); Gadsden, AL; 1974; instrumental music in worship, godhead

Clarence Elmer McCamie [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • R. M. Adcock (Baptist Church); 1958; baptism

Andrew Jackson McCarty [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • January 3, 1859 (near Washington, LA) - September 26, 1919 (_, _)
  • Several debates

Henry Warden "Dub" McClish, Jr. [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • February 8, 1938 (_, _) - ?
  • Dan Billingsly (Church of Christ); Denton, TX; June 16-17, 1986; amenability. Book publication: The McClish-Billingsly Debate. Denton, TX: Valid Publications, Inc., 1986.

Dorval McClister [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • K. D. Ward (?); Midlothian & Crestwood, IL; January 1966

Fred Woody McClung [Church of Christ]

  • December 2, 1909 (_, _) - ?
  • _ (?); 1935; instrumental music in worship
  • _ (Christian Church); 1937
  • Homer M. Ruyle (Baptist Church); Ft. Worth, TX; 1938; salvation

Paul McClung [Church of Christ]

  • June 6, 1917 (_, _) - ?
  • _ Priebe (Seventh-day Adventist Church); Plainview, TX; 1945; Sabbath

Tommy L. McClure [Church of Christ]

  • September 10, 1925 (Cave Springs, AR) - September 20, 2001 (Little Rock, AR)
  • ?Harbert D. Hooker (?);

Lyle McCollum [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Forrest D. Moyer (Church of Christ); Livermore, CA; July 10-13, 1956; Herald of Truth, church benevolence
  • Bob Melear (Church of Christ); West Culver City, CA; November 20-23, 1956
  • Voyd N. Ballard (Church of Christ); Shafter, CA; March 23-26, 1959; Herald of Truth, orphan homes
  • Glen W. Lovelady (Church of Christ); Alameda, CA; February 12-13, 1959; institutionalism
  • ?Donald R. Wilson (Church of Christ); Shafter & Bakersfield, CA; November 9-12, 1959; Herald of Truth
  • J. T. Smith (Church of Christ)

Harold D. McColum [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • November 1, 1918 (_, _) - October 18, 1972 (_, _)
  • Ed Guyon (Oneness Pentecostal Church); Coolridge, KS; miracles, tongues, godhead

Nelson Antrim McConnell [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • January 23, 1824 (_, _) - February 6, 1901 (_, _)
  • _ Roberts (Congregationalist); Marion, _; 1851
  • _ (German Baptist Church); after 1851
  • _ (Sabbatarian); after 1851
  • _ (Sabbatarian); after 1851
  • _ (Sabbatarian); after 1851
  • _ (Wesleyan Methodist Church); after 1851
  • _ (Atheist); after 1851
  • James Quinter (German Baptist Church); Dry Creek, Linn County, IA; October 14-17, 1867; trine immersion, Lord’s supper, feet washing. Book publication: A Debate on Trine Immersion, the Lord’s Supper, and Feet-Washing. Cincinnati, OH: H. S. Bosworth, ?1868.

Carl Hugo McCord [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • June 24, 1911 (New Albany, MS) – May 13, 2004 (Vancouver, WA)
  • Obituary: The Christian Chronicle, Vol. 61, No. 6 (June 2004), 3.
  • Lee Boling (Christian Church); Ladoga, IN; 1933; instrumental music in worship
  • _ (Christian Church); Danville, IL
  • A. J. Sloan (Baptist Church); near Gallatin, TN; November 19, 1935
  • Paul Pitts (Nazarene); Carbon Hill, AL; 1938
  • _ (Nazarene); 1941; general church questions

J. B. McCorkle [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Rufus Gish (Dunkard); Roanoke, IL; c 1873

John McCort [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • James Thompson (Church of Christ); Indianapolis, IN; May 22-23, 25-26, 1978; benevolence

Bill McCown [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Marvin A. Hicks (Oneness Pentecostal Church); New Braunfels, TX; August 26-29, 1952
  • ?Marvin A. Hicks (Oneness Pentecostal Church); 1953; Holy Spirit baptism

_ McCown [Methodist Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • _ Moss (Church of Christ); Augusta, KY; 1840

W. D. McCoy [Baptist Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

G. C. McCraw [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • November 27, 1854 (Cherokee County, GA) - _ (_, _)
  • Several debates
  • _ (Baptist Church); 1892

George W. McCune [Universalist]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

Robert E. McCurdy [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Ben Crawford (Baptist Church); Mira Loma, CA; December 1-3, 5-6, 1963

Allen McCurry [Baptist Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Waymon D. Miller (Church of Christ); Nimrod, AR; March 28-?, 1942; church, apostasy, baptism

W. A. McCutchen [Seventh-day Adventist Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Joe S. Warlick (Church of Christ); Gober, TX; c 1912

_ McDaniels [Baptist Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • ?Charles B. Middleton (Church of Christ); Kiowa, OK; 1933

Hugh McDiarmid [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • L. D. Watson (Methodist Church); Tonawanda, NY; April 11-21, 1882; baptism. Book publication: Trout & Todd.
  • T. L. Wilkinson (Methodist Church); _, ?Canada;

J. E. McDonald [Baptist Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

Jerry McDonald [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • _ (_, _) - present
  • Farrell Till (Atheist); Sullivan, MO; July 29-30, August 1-2, 1991
  • Bob Ross (Baptist Church); written; c 1991; baptism. Periodical publication: Challenge.

Jim McDonald [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Jimmy Phillips (?); Woodville, TX; January 1966

Robert Sidney McDonald [Church of Christ]

  • February 13, 1877 (_, _) - May 4, 1951 (_, _)

Thomas McDonald [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • _ (?); Lubbock, TX; 1941
  • _ (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints);
  • _ (Adventist Church);
  • A. J. Wall (Baptist Church); Waco, TX; March 10-?, 1952
  • Grover Stevens (Church of Christ); written; church contributions to orphan homes. Periodical publication: "McDonald-Stevens Debate," The Debater, I:4 (January-February 1960).
  • Jesse Jenkins (Church of Christ); Fort Worth, TX; 1960

J. F. McDowell [Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

·         J. D. Pegg (Seventh Day Adventist Church); Boonsboro, IA; January 6-_, 1886; Sabbath; 8 sessions

William Jackson "Jack" McElroy [Church of Christ]

  • June 9, 1888 (_, _) - December 1958 (_, _)
  • _ (Holiness); Red Boiling Springs, TN; 1932

Jim McFie [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Lester W. Fisher (Church of Christ); ?Canyonville, OR; February 4-?, 1963; institutionalism; McFie's 1st debate

John William McGarvey [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • March 1, 1829 (Hopkinsville, KY) - September 12, 1911 (_, _)
  • Biographical sketch: The Trail Blazers: Heroes of the Faith by J. Porter Wilhite. Oklahoma City, OK: Telegram Book Company, 1965, pp. 40-41.
  • 5 debates
  • J. F. Hendrick (Presbyterian Church); Paducah, KY; 1859
  • _ Jones (Methodist Episcopal Church, South); Paducah, KY; April 1860; infant baptism, immersion
  • ?_ (Methodist Church); ?Dover, MO; c 1860
  • _ (Universalist); ?Dover, MO; c 1861
  • J. B. Briney (Church of Christ)

Austin McGary [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • February 6, 1846 (Huntsville, TX) - June 15, 1928 (Houston, TX)
  • Biographical sketch: The Trail Blazers: Heroes of the Faith by J. Porter Wilhite. Oklahoma City, OK: Telegram Book Company, 1965, pp. 53-54.
  • W. A. Oatman (Christadelphian);
  • David Lipscomb (Church of Christ); c 1889
  • James A. Harding (Church of Christ); written; rebaptism
  • Daniel Sommer (Church of Christ); rebaptism. Book publication:
  • T. R. Burnett (Church of Christ); written; rebaptism. Book publication: Valid Baptism. Nashville, TN: Gospel Advocate, 1899.

Caswell Ellis McGaughey [Church of Christ] [Photo] [Photo]

  • July 18, 1905 (Montgomery, TX) - July 12, 1977 (_, _)
  • _ Fuchs (Primitive Baptist Church) & F. M. Griffin (Primitive Baptist Church); Bulo, OK; 1933; salvation, apostasy

Joe McGaw [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • P. D. Hardin (Church of the Firstborn); Nashville, TN; March 1966
  • E. C. Gilbert (?); Kingston Springs, TN; 1975

Tom McGettrick [Roman Catholic Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Wendell Don Scott (Church of Christ); written. Periodical publication: The Debater.

German McGilbra [Church of Christ]

  • February 7, 1909 (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • 4 debates by 1970

L. L. McGill [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • J. C. Bailey (Church of Christ); Bromhead, Saskatchewan, Canada; 1936; classes

Ross Sanford McGinnis [Church of Christ]

  • September 4, 1904 (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • _ Roberts (Baptist Church); 1942
  • _ Bennett (Baptist Church); 1942
  • _ Klein (Pentecostal Church); 1950

Jim McGuiggan [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • 1937 (_, _) - present
  • Max R. King (Church of Christ); written; AD 70 doctrine. Book publication: The McGuiggan-King Debate. Warren, OH: Parkman Road Church of Christ, 1975.

Arvid McGuire [Church of Christ]

  • c 1930 (_, _) - present
  • Johnny Snow (Church of Christ); Abilene, TX; January 23-27, 1967; women teachers, drinking vessels in Lord's supper
  • Bobby Graham (Church of Christ); Huntsville, AL 1990; head coverings

John McGuire [Seventh Day Baptist Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Drew E. Falls (Church of Christ), Hiram O. Hutto (Church of Christ) & Thomas N. Thrasher (Church of Christ); Fairfield, AL; February 14-15, 1972; Sabbath day; w/ Leslie Welch (Seventh-day Baptist Church), A. A. Willis (Seventh-day Adventist Church), and J. B. Goodner (Seventh-day Adventist Church). Book publication: Discussion of the Sabbath. Decatur, AL: Gospel Defender, 1973.

Hume McHenry [Adventist Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Wilbur H. White (Church of Christ); Dallas, TX; 1932

Jim Bill McInteer [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • June 16, 1921 (_, _) - ?
  • Biographical sketch: The Church Faces Liberalism (Thomas B. Warren, ed.). Nashville, TN: Gospel Advocate Company, 1970, page 211.
  • Madalyn Murray O'Hair (Atheist); 1971

James A. McIntosh [Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

Daniel McInturff [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • _ Newell (Baptist Church); Sinking Creek, TN; c 1840; baptism; 2 days

O. D. McKendree [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • M. N. Gregson (Baptist Church); Flint, MI; January 16-17, 1950

A. L. McKenney [?]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Wendell Winkler (Church of Christ); Neosho, MO; 1959; inspiration of the Bible

_ McKenzie [Oneness Pentecostal Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Calvin Leonard Johnson (Church of Christ); 1950; godhead, Holy Spirit baptism

Riley P. McKinley [Church of Christ]

  • January 1, 1855 (_, _) - May 12, 1942 (_, _)

J. R. McLain [Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

W. W. McMicken [Church of God (Seventh Day)]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Cecil Abercrombie (Church of Christ); Fort Payne, AL; May 3-15, 1953; Sabbath, first day, premillennialism
  • W. Curtis Porter (Church of Christ); Athens, AL

Edward McMillan [Presbyterian Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

Edward Washington McMillan [Church of Christ]

  • September 27, 1889 (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • J. A. L. Romig (?); McCamey, TX; 1934
  • Homer E. Strong (Church of Christ); written; instrumental music in worship. Book publication: Austin, TX: Firm Foundation.

James McMillan [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • John Mack (Presbyterian Church); Lawrence County, IL; 1868; baptism, operation of the Spirit; w/ D. D. Miller (Church of Christ)

D. R. McMillien [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • ?C. E. Hunt (Baptist Church); Selma, CA; March 1957; instrumental music in worship

Carl McMurray [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - present
  • Chuck Lucus (Church of Christ); Gainesville, FL; September 1, 1983; practices of Crossroads church; 700-800

Wilson Edward McNeely [Church of Christ]

  • August 1, 1915 (_, _) - ?
  • J. W. Rich (Seventh-day Adventist Church); Stockton, CA; March 10, 1942; Sabbath

James Mack McNiel [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • October 29, 1913 (Grandview, TX) - November 16, 1975 (Cleburne, TX)

R. H. McNiel [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • 1871 (Rusk County, TX) - _ (_, _)
  • Several debates

William McNutt [Baptist Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • George F. Adams (Church of Christ); Blandinsville, IL; 1883; baptism, church

Charles Gordon McPhee [Church of Christ]

  • July 25, 1892 (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • _ (Jehovah's Witness); 1949; immortality & resurrection

Aimee Semple McPherson [International Church of the Foursquare Gospel] [Photo] [Photo] [Photo]

  • October 9, 1890 (Salford, Ontario, Canada) – September 27, 1944 (Oakland, CA)
  • Birth name: Aimee Elizabeth Kennedy
  • Biography: Edith Waldvogel Blumhofer, Aimee Semple McPherson: Everybody's Sister. Grand Rapids, MI: W. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 1993.
  • Biography: Daniel Mark Epstein, Sister Aimee: The Life of Aimee Semple McPherson. New York, NY: Harcourt Brace, 1993.
  • Autobiography: Aimee Semple McPherson, Aimee: Life Story of Aimee Semple McPherson. Los Angeles, CA: Foursquare Publications, 1979.
  • Ben M. Bogard (Missionary Baptist Church); 1934; 1 session. Book publication: Bogard-McPherson Debate. Decatur, AL: Thrasher Publications, 2000.
  • Charles Lee Smith (Atheist); Seattle, WA. Book publication: Foursquare Publication

Ian McPherson [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - present
  • John Cripps (Church of Christ); Melbourne, Australia; July 10-11, 13-14, 17-18, 1995; saints only, sponsoring church, church social meals; 6 sessions

Peter McPherson [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Darrell Hall (?); _, OH; 1986; instrumental music in worship

Taylor Lee McPherson [Church of Christ]

  • October 2, 1891 (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • _ (Materialist); written; 1921
  • _ (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints); 1927

Dio Moreland McQuiddy [Church of Christ]

  • 1910 (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • A. A. Harris (Baptist Church); Salinas, CA; July 12-13, 15-16, 1971

J. Clayton McQuiddy [Church of Christ]

  • December 24, 1858 (_, _) - August 3, 1924 (_, _)
  • James A. Harding (Church of Christ); 1883
  • E. E. Folk (Baptist Church); written; salvation. Book publication: The Folk-McQuiddy Discussion on the Plan of Salvation.
  • John S. Durst (?). Book publication: "The Faith that Qualifies for Valid Baptism"
  • D. Austen Sommer (Church of Christ); written; colleges; w/ J. N. Armstrong (Church of Christ). Book publication: The College Question Discussed. Indianapolis, IN: Apostolic Review, n.d.

A. M. McVey [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • F. J. Ebeling (Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints); Pennsville, OH; January 1906. Book publication: Cincinnati, OH: Leader-Way, _.

Don McWhorter [Church of Christ]

  • 1932 (_, _) - ?
  • Paul Brock (Church of Christ); Rossville, GA; October 25-29, 1965; church cooperation, benevolence
  • Dale Lawson (Seventh-day Church of God); Pennville, GA; October 23-27, 1972; Sabbath, establishment of church, Israel

Kent Meads [Presbyterian Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)

·         Robert Sungenis (Roman Catholic); Fresno, CA; February 23, 1999; “Justification: by faith alone or not by faith alone?”

John Mecoy [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Green W. Smith (Baptist Church); near Samoth, IL; 1883

William Davis Medearis [Church of Christ]

  • November 10, 1913 (_, _) - ?
  • _ (Baptist Church); 1945; apostasy
  • _ (Jehovah's Witness); 1948
  • _ (Jehovah's Witness); 1952
  • _ (Pentecostal Church); 1952; baptism, instrumental music in worship, gifts, Lord's supper

Odis Medlin [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • ?H. R. Lawless (Church of Christ); Grand Junction, CO; November 2-5, 1954; classes & women teachers

Joe Meece [Primitive Baptist Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • _ Wallace (Church of Christ); Anson, TX; 1928; Wallace's 1st debate
  • H. D. Jeffcoat (Church of Christ); Teague, TX; 1933

Bob Melear [Church of Christ]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Lyle McCollum (Church of Christ); West Culver City, CA; November 20-23, 1956; institutionalism
  • Ben Crawford (Baptist Church); Keyes, CA; February 3-6, 1958
  • Hoyt Chastain (Baptist Church); Northridge, CA; February 22-25, 1962
  • Ralph Williams (Church of Christ); written; c 1976; divorce & remarriage. Periodical publication: "Melear-Williams Debate," Torch (January 1977)
  • J. T. Smith (Church of Christ); Costa Mesa & Santa Ana, CA; March 7-8, 10-11, 1977; divorce & remarriage

Maurice Alfred Meredith, Sr. [Church of Christ]

  • March 30, 1910 (_, _) - ?
  • J. T. Williamson (Seventh-day Church of God); 1941; Sabbath
  • C. C. Collett (Assembly of God); Miami, FL
  • Isaac J. Smith (Baptist Church); 1946
  • Conrad Jones (Holiness); 1946
  • Paul G. Hansen (Lutheran); 1948; infant baptism
  • Maurice M. Moore (Baptist Church); 1950
  • W. R. Fisher (Jehovah's Witness); Caldwell, ID; September 1952
  • George Sargent (?); Nampa, ?ID; October 9, 1952
  • E. H. Miller (Church of Christ); Kennewick & Richland, WA; May 11-14, 1954
  • Dewey E. Skaggs (Seventh-day Church of God); 1955
  • Cecil R. Fassio (Freewill Baptist Church); Bell Gardens, CA; May 5-6, 12-13, 1961; baptism

J. Noel Merideth [Church of Christ] [Photo]

  • October 15, 1941 (Humphries County, TN) - _ (_, _)
  • Ward Hogland (Church of Christ); Grenada, MS; June 25-26, 1982; church benevolence
  • J. T. Smith (Church of Christ); Grenada, MS; June 27-30, 1983; church benevolence
  • Carrol R. Sutton (Church of Christ); Paducah, KY & Metropolis, IL; September 4-5, 7-8, 1989; church benevolence

Stephen Mason Merrill [Methodist Episcopal Church]

  • 1825 (_, _) - 1905 (_, _)
  • Benjamin Franklin (Church of Christ); April 6-11, 1858; faith, the action of baptism, infant baptism, and the design of baptism. Book publication

_ Metz [?]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Thomas B. Wallace (Church of Christ); Frankford, WV; 1941

Sebastian Meyer [Roman Catholic Church]

  • _ (_, _) - _ (_, _)
  • Franciscan who lived during the late 1400's and early 1500's.

  

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