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Can you be baptized more than once?

I was baptized when I was 3 but I have a feeling that it may not have been done right. What needs to happen in order for a person to be baptized? My parents also will not let me get baptized a second time. I didn't ever pray or talk to Jesus until I was older because I thought that there was only God the father. I don't think I understand who Jesus was when I was little.

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Hi, Courtney. Yes, honey, you can, especially if you feel like you didn't understand why you were being baptized the first time and, at age 3, of course you wouldn't. Being baptized is not what saves you, but I feel like we should do it because Christ did it as an example for us. And I think it would mean so much more to you now that you know who Jesus is. I think the experience would be "More Than Wonderful" for you knowing what you know now.

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Wouldn't worry about it. Yes you can get baptized more then once. It is not what saves you though.

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What saves you?
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Jesus Christ,
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Well yes, but are you saving just Christ saves everyone being that he is just Christ, or is there responsibility on our part?
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There is responsibility on our part. In James it talks about faith with no works. I don't think it is possible, if you truly repent, for your life to be the same. There should be some outward manistafation...
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You say there SHOULD be a manifestation, I would agree in the in the fact that we walk in "newness of life" which only comes after baptism (Romans 6)
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Baptism is a symbol... the thief on the cross...when Jesus forgave him, he didn't have a chance to get baptized. He didn't say wait, you cannot go to Heaven until you get baptised. If a person asked Christ in his life, dies the next day, he didn't have time to get baptised, does he still go to Heaven? See, don't get caught up in the traditions and lose focus what is important.
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That's why we have baptisms for the dead.... To do for those that didn't have the opportunity. There is order in all things
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I don't believe giving baptisms for someone who has already passed.
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You have to remember that the thief died before the command to be baptized was ever given, he also died under the Old Law. Romans 10:9 says, if you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. So would you also say one does not need to do that, because the thief did not know that Christ was raised from the dead, because it hasn't happened yet? It's not tradition, it's a command from our Lord. I would say not to get caught up in cherry picking. We are told that God will take His vengeance on anyone who does not obey the Gospel 2 Thess. 1:8-9. In 1 Cor. 15:1-8 we are told exactly what the gospel is, and in Romans 6:1-ff we are told how to obey it. I don't see how someone could teach that baptism is not necessary when the Bible states the completely opposite.
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Show me were it says being baptised saves you? What I'm saying is it doesn't get you to heaven.
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1 peter 3:21 Baptism, which corresponds to this, now saves you, not as a removal of dirt from the body but as an appeal to God for a good conscience, through the resurrection of Jesus Christ,
Mark 16:16 Whoever believes and is baptized will be saved, but whoever does not believe will be condemned.
We also must keep scripture in its context at all times. Remember Christ will only save the Body, which is the church Eph. 5:23 and the ONLY way people got into the Body was through Baptism 1 Cor. 12:13. You can't be saved outside the Body. But understand,I'm not saying baptism ALONE saves you, you must also hear the gospel roman 10:17. You must also believe Mark 16:16. You must also repent, Romans 17:30. You also must confess Christ Romans 10:9. Failure to do any of these will cause us to be lost according to God, but according to many man, all you have to do is accept Christ as your personal savior, which is nowhere to be found in the Bible, or say a sinners prayer, which is also, nowhere in the Bible.
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Okay, I will look up and get back to you. I'm going to church :-)
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Baptism in the spirit. Even Paul wrote I didn't come to baptise in water. I will bring you scripture to back it up.
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Ephesians: 4:5 one Lord, one faith, one baptism. What baptism he talking about? Let's see...1 Peter 3:21 there is also antitype which now saves us-baptism (NOT THE REMOVEL OF THE FILTH OF THE FLESH, BUT THE ANSWER OF A GOOD CONSCIENCE TOWARD GOD), through the ressurection through CHRIST.1 Corinthians 12:13 For by the SPIRIT we were all baptized into one body-whether Jews or Greeks whether slaves or free-and have all been made to drink into one SPIRIT. Spirit has nothing to do with flesh. Washed in the spirit and blood of Jesus Christ. For if we could have keeper the laws of God, then Christ died for nothing.
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Yes, what what's it the antitype to? Well back up to verse 20 which tells us "because they formerly did not obey, when God's patience waited in the days of Noah, while the ark was being prepared, in which a few, that is, eight persons, were brought safely through water." Also if you look at the baptism if Christ which I be leave it's an example for us, he was baptized in the Jordan, and he came out of the water. If I understand your point, what you stated is washed in the spirit AND the blood how do you contact the blood? Through Christ's death, in baptism as stated in Romans 6.
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Believe you me, it's not a popular teaching, but it's truth, it's plane and clear in the Bible.
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You got to remember, no one is saved outside of Christ, just like no one was saved outside the ark, and the only way people get into Christ is through baptism.
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I agree got be baptize something got to take sin away. John 3:3 explain being born again. Being baptized in a experience in its self. Peter holds the keys to the kingdom. If you haven't had the Pentecost experience your missing out.
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What is the Pentecost experience ?
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Read book of Acts in beginning in chapter what they experience. To say not to be baptized is outer experience is a lied from hell. If your name is not written the book of life your not Gods. Read they went into water. So we need to baptized.. Sir please get baptized and be filled with the Holy Ghost. Or you will be famed. In Jesus name find a church that speak truth
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I mention damed
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So you're saying we are filled with the Holy Ghost as the apostles were on the day of Pentecost?
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Day of Pentecost was a baptism in the Holy Spirit. And who says I haven't been baptized? I just think it was a symbol in my new life. I'll bring more scripture.
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Question is, do you think that is the the one baptism? The baptism of the Holy Spirit fell on the apostles that day not everyone who was there.
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It was everyone that was there, if I remember right.
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No where in that scripture does it say just the apostles.
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In Acts 2, if you pay close attention to verse 7 which states in the latter "Are not all these who are speaking Galileans?
Now this is the easy version, we can get deep with it if you'd like.
Now we see that before verse 7 that there were people from EVERY nation, men and women, but in verse 7 some one pointed out that the ones who were speaking were Galileans, so the most logical conclusion for this passage would confirm that when it states , them, or, they, etc. it is referring to the 11, not the 120. Like I said we can run this rabbit deep but that the most simplest explanation to start.
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Let's run the rabbit. I'm not idiot! ;-)
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Read from verse five. You took that out of context. Verse 6 says it all. And verse 8.
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Actually you should go all to 11. 5-11
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Explain 11 and 120.
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You are talking about the apostles? 11. And 120 what.
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Okay never mind on the 120, 120 believers. Got it. But I don't think your conclusion is accurate. If you read verse 5-11 just by counting all the people it said or mentioned speaking tounges, is 17. Parthians, and Medes and Elemites, etc. The thing you mentioned was them being confused. Not all were Galileans? Meaning more then the Galileans was speaking a different language yet they understood what they was saying. Then go to 11 the verse.
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Isn't accurate, sorry for the miss spelling.
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I'll have to pick it up tomorrow, I've managed to take some meds that are making me loopy. I like to be able to make some kind of sense. Lol !!
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Ok, back up to chapter 1 verse 26 "And they cast lots for them, and the lot fell on Matthias, and he was numbered with the eleven apostles. " so there's our guys. Now on to chapter 2 "When the day of Pentecost arrived, they (still talking about the same guys) were all together in one place.
2 And suddenly there came from heaven a sound like a mighty rushing wind, and it filled the entire house where they (the same guys) were sitting.
3 And divided tongues as of fire appeared to them (the same guys) and rested on each one of them (the same guys)
4 And they (the same guys) were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues as the Spirit gave them (the same guys) utterance.
Ok on to verse five 5 "Now there were dwelling in Jerusalem Jews, devout men from every nation under heaven.(now we have switched over to all the other people there)
6 And at this sound the multitude came together, and they (all the others) were bewildered, because each one was hearing them (the apostles ) speak in his own language.
7 And they (all the other people) were amazed and astonished, saying, "Are not all these (the apostles) who are speaking Galileans?
8 And how is it that we (all the others) hear, each of us in his own native language? And so on, so see the only ones who were baptized in the Holy Spirit that day were the apostles.
On an other note, sorry for the delay, I have came down with some kind of sickness, so please bear with me if my responses are a little slow.
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No problem on responses. We all have lives. Lol. Interesting inturpitation. Let me look in Greek and Hebrew see if there is something there. My response maybe a little slow, cause I have to look up every word. Please respond to this so you are in my activity bar. Thank You.
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This has made a turn for more interesting. Rather then trying to change veiws , which is pointless, it has turned into Bible study, which I love to grow and learn more! :-)
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Oh yes, I agree 100%!
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Okay, cool!
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I haven't been able to look up anything. Forgot I had something to do. Gonna need you to respond again. Thanks.
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No problem. Take your time.
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Yes you can. The Bible says we must believe AND be baptized shall be saved (Mark 16:16) could you say that a 3 year old would know or understand what they're believing in, also the Ephesians were baptized twice.

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It is not the number of baptisms that take place in a person's life that matters, but the real transformation that occurs in baptism when a person is "baptized by water and the spirit". Jesus said, “I assure you, no one can enter the Kingdom of God without being born of water and the Spirit." (John 3:5)

Jesus was pointing to a baptism that is life changing. When a person is moved to accept Jesus Christ as Savior, the baptism that follows brings forth transformation in the life of a believer. If you are "baptized with water and the spirit", you and others around you will know it because change will come as the Holy Spirit works on you to become more like Jesus--to have His heart, His love and His compassion for the lost sheep of the fold. That is the "true baptism" Jesus talks about and the kind of radical change that needs to take place in order for anyone to enter the kingdom of heaven.

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That's why one shouldn't ever get baptized until they hit the age of accountability, which is 8 years old.

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Being each child matures at different rates, I am truly curious, where do you get the age of accountability being 8?
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That is what my religion believes as revealed by a true prophet.
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Oh, I was just curious.
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How did this person become a prophet ?
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Oops I don't know how MTV thing got on there ingore that part
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