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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baptism

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

www.jw.org/en/bible-teachings/questions/what-is-baptism

Baptism refers to a person's being submerged in water and coming up out of it. * That explains why Jesus was baptized in a sizable river. (Matthew 3:13, 16) ...

www.newadvent.org/cathen/02258b.htm

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 ...

www.clarifyingchristianity.com/get_wet.shtml

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 ...

www.lds.org/topics/baptism

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 ...

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/baptism

Define baptism: a Christian sacrament marked by ritual use of water and admitting the recipient to the Christian community — baptism in a sentence.

www.vatican.va/archive/ccc_css/archive/catechism/p2s2c1a1.htm

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

www.gotquestions.org/Christian-baptism.html

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

www.cmalliance.org/about/beliefs/perspectives/baptism

Jesus introduced water baptism in connection with His Great Commission ( Matthew 28:19 ). He said that new disciples were to be baptized in the Name of the ...