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Baptism - Wikipedia

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Baptism is a Christian sacrament of admission and adoption, almost invariably with the use of water, into the Christian Church generally. The canonical Gospels  ...

What is Baptism? - Clarifying Christianity

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Why should I get wet, and what does the Bible say about it? We discuss how baptism works, its history, who should be baptized, when, why, and how it is related ...

A United Methodist Understanding of Baptism | The United ...

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Baptism celebrates becoming that new person. That is why the church's ritual begins with putting off the old, renouncing sin and the evil powers of the world, and ...

Catechism of the Catholic Church - The sacrament of Baptism

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1213 Holy Baptism is the basis of the whole Christian life, the gateway to life in the Spirit (vitae spiritualis ianua),<sup>4</sup> and the door which gives access to the other ...

Baptism - United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

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Baptism. Incorporated into Christ's Body, Sent on Christ's Mission. Baptism makes us “members of one another.” Since the time of early Christianity, Baptism.

Baptism - Orthodox Church in America

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The practice of baptism as a religious symbol did not begin with Jesus. Baptism, which means literally the immersion in water, was practiced among the people ...

What is the importance of Christian baptism? - GotQuestions.org

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These instructions specify that the church is responsible to teach Jesus' word, make disciples, and baptize those disciples. These things are to be done ...

The Sacrament of Baptism « Faith & Congregations « Moravian ...

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Baptism is the sacrament of Christian initiation. Through baptism believers and their children are embodied in the covenant of grace and become a part of the…

Baptism | Episcopal Church

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This is full initiation by water and the Holy Spirit into Christ's Body, the church. God establishes an indissoluble bond with each person in baptism. God adopts us ...

Holy Baptism | Episcopal Church

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“Holy Baptism is full initiation by water and the Holy Spirit into Christ's Body, the Church” (Book of Common Prayer, p. 298). In the waters of baptism we are ...

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CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Baptism - New Advent

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Holy Baptism holds the first place among the sacraments, because it is the door of the spiritual life; for by it we are made members of Christ and incorporated ...

Baptism | Being Baptized by Immersion in Water

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Baptism by immersion in water by one having authority is the first saving ordinance of the gospel and is necessary for an individual to become a member of The ...

Baptism and RCIA - United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

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By Baptism we become members of the Church, the Body of Christ. The origin and foundation of Christian Baptism is Jesus. Before starting his public ministry, ...