Gifts for a Christian Baptism
Baptism within the Christian faith has its roots in the Great Commission Jesus gave to his disciples before he ascended to heaven. While most Christians do not believe that baptism is absolutely necessary for salvation -- belief is the most important...
. Baptism in Churches of Christ is performed only by full bodily immersion, :p.
107 :p.124 based on the Koine Greek verb ...
People are saved (and get to go to heaven) by believing that Jesus is the Christ
and putting their faith in Him. Baptism alone does not save. However, salvation ...
However, John's baptism, signifying repentance, is not the same as Christian
baptism, as seen in Acts 18:24–26 and 19:1–7. Christian baptism has a deeper ...
then is significant in that it represents the forgiveness and cleansing from sin that comes through faith in the Lord Jesus Christ.
And with him you were raised to a new life because you trusted the mighty power of God, who raised Christ from the dead.” And us... More »
Mar 17, 2015 ... Baptism is one of the two most important sacraments in Christianity. At its most
basic, it involves application of or immersion in water, a blessing, ...
Our Savior commands us to follow His example in all things, including baptism.
Notice the strength of the expressions—"baptized into Christ" and "baptized into
his death" and "buried with him in baptism." Someone may suggest that the ...
To more fully understand our position on infant baptism, we offer this text of a
sermon by Rev. David Feddes, former English radio minister with Back to God ...
There are two fundamental purposes of baptism. In exploring these purposes, it is
helpful to understand that baptism did not start with Christianity. This was a ...