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When Jesus Spoke of Baptism What Did He Mean? (Part 3)

For most Christians when baptism is mentioned in the Bible, we assume it’s a baptism of water. Since this isn’t always the case (as we talked about in Part 1 of this series), then when the word “baptism” is mentioned … Continue reading

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When Jesus Spoke of Baptism What Did He Mean? (Part 2)

Where does John the Baptist’s type of baptism come from? And why was Jesus baptized by John? If we go back to the Old Testament, we don’t see baptism exactly, but what we do see is a cleansing with water. … Continue reading

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When Jesus Spoke of Baptism What Did He Mean? (Part 1)

Are There Different Types of Baptism? Depending on your denominational background, you might think of baptism as sprinkling a baby with water, as a submerging of a believer in water (once or possibly three times), or as a receiving of … Continue reading

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