Charles Buck Theological Dictionary
A denomination which sprung up in Germany, in the fifteenth century; so called because they dug their assemblies under ground in caves and forests. They derided the church, its ministers and sacraments.
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Buck, Charles. Entry for 'Diggers'. Charles Buck Theological Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/cbd/d/diggers.html. 1802.