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Water baptism—should it be done at birth, or is it something done when a person is mature enough to understand …

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Mary, you’ve asked an excellent question, and I don’t need to tell you that this is a question that has …

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My church has been placing a lot of emphasis on being baptized in Jesus’ name.

I was baptized over 20 …

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Angela, I appreciate your concern. And we should beware of those who want to baptize people in the name of …

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Baptism

Baptism is one of the central events of a believer’s Christian life. Foreshadowed by the ritual cleansings performed by the Jewish community and the baptism of repentance administered by John the Baptist, Christian baptism is commanded for every believer. The Scripture institutes this act as an important ordinance in our life of obedient testimony (Matthew 28:19, Mark 16:16, Romans 6:4). What should the mode be? Sprinkling, pouring, and immersing are used, but biblically, baptism by immersion is preferable, although sickness and immobility may require another method. Baptism is usually performed by someone of spiritual authority within the … Read More >

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Should I baptize my baby in order to avoid family disputes?

I don’t think I should, but I don’t want …

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Well, Chad, I perfectly understand your question, we’ve had it happen here many times with couples here at The Moody …

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