baptism – http://www.scripturessay.com A Bible Question and Answer TV Program Mon, 08 May 2017 09:25:58 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.6 What is the Purpose of Baptism? http://www.scripturessay.com/what-is-the-purpose-of-baptism/ Tue, 21 Sep 2010 22:24:08 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3337 John W. Smith joins Mike to answer this important question. … Continue reading

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Is Baptism Essential? http://www.scripturessay.com/is-baptism-essential/ Tue, 21 Sep 2010 22:12:37 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3333 John W. Smith joins Mike to discuss this important question. … Continue reading

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Baptism And The Five Views of Mark 16:16 http://www.scripturessay.com/baptism-and-the-five-views-of-mark-1616/ Mon, 30 Aug 2010 15:55:28 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=1161 Mark 16:16 16* “He who has believed and has been baptized shall be saved; but he who has disbelieved shall be condemned. The first view is one held by those who do not profess to be Christians, but for the … Continue reading

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Baptism With The Holy Spirit http://www.scripturessay.com/baptism-with-the-holy-spirit/ Wed, 20 Jan 2010 22:05:53 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3199 By Keith Sharp Our Charismatic friends contend: ……that the Baplism of the Holy Ghost is a needed and promised experience for every believer who will ‘tarry,’, ‘ask, seek and knock’ until they receive, and that the receiving is always evidenced … Continue reading

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A New Beginning – To Become a Christian http://www.scripturessay.com/a-new-beginning-to-become-a-christian/ Sat, 19 May 2007 23:35:52 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2993 By Richard E. Stephens FOREWORD – A NEW BEGINNING One Southern United States coastal cummunity is seeking to lure new residents by using the advertising slogan “THE PLACE OF NEW BEGINNINGS.” The billboards along the highways have used this theme … Continue reading

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What is the symbolism of water in the bible? http://www.scripturessay.com/what-is-the-symbolism-of-water-in-the-bible-2/ Sat, 19 May 2007 00:26:12 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2889 Q. What is the symbolism of water in the bible relative to the other religions islam, buddahism? In Greek philosophy water was believed to be the original substance that all things were made from. With this, the Bible seems to … Continue reading

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Baptism: A Response of Faith http://www.scripturessay.com/baptism-a-response-of-faith/ Sat, 19 May 2007 00:08:21 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2884 By: Owen Olbricht Publisher: Gospel Light Publishing Co. Used by permission of author. Owen Olbricht   CONTENTS 1. Baptism, a Bible Topic 2. Review of Baptism 3. Love, Grace, Mercy, and Baptism 4. Faith and Baptism 5. Knowledge, Belief, and … Continue reading

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Is Faith All That Is Required For Salvation? http://www.scripturessay.com/is-faith-all-that-is-required-for-salvation/ Fri, 16 Feb 2007 02:24:22 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2775 By Batsell Barrett Baxter Salvation is by God’s grace. It is a gift from God, motivated by his love for us, and is provided through Jesus Christ. Grace means “unmerited favor.” Salvation is an unearned, undeserved blessing, offered freely to … Continue reading

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Should I be baptized? http://www.scripturessay.com/should-i-be-baptized/ Fri, 16 Feb 2007 02:01:09 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2749 By Bobby Duncan People are lost and stand in need of salvation because of the guilt of their own sins – not the sins of their ancestors. The doctrine that babies inherit the guilt of Adam’s transgression is not true. … Continue reading

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Does ‘Baptism’ mean immersion only? http://www.scripturessay.com/does-baptism-mean-immersion-only/ Sun, 14 Jan 2007 19:47:38 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2545 Q. My question is regarding the term immersion. Where does it state in scripture that one must be immersed for it to be a legitimate, biblical baptism? The Greek word “baptizo” means immersion. It cannot be translated in any other … Continue reading

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When should my child be baptized? http://www.scripturessay.com/when-should-my-child-be-baptized/ Fri, 12 Jan 2007 22:08:56 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2385 Q. My question is, when should my child be baptized? We go to church regularly, and I’m sure that my son knows that he needs to be baptized (he is 12) but he has not yet asked to be baptized. … Continue reading

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Should You be Baptised Again? http://www.scripturessay.com/should-you-be-baptised-again/ Sun, 10 Dec 2006 22:52:31 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2072 BAPTISM is important because Christ was Baptized. Baptism is important because Christ commanded us to be baptized. Many times people are concerned about their baptism because it is so important. What does Christ want us to do? What does the … Continue reading

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How can we obtain Eternal Life? http://www.scripturessay.com/how-can-we-obtain-eternal-life/ Fri, 08 Dec 2006 20:40:06 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1879 Many today attribute sin to being sick of mind. If we are sick, then how can God condemn us for a condition beyond our control? Is there any way we can overcome this condition and gain eternal life? We often … Continue reading

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Is sprinkling a valid mode of Baptism? http://www.scripturessay.com/is-sprinkling-a-valid-mode-of-baptism/ Fri, 27 Oct 2006 22:29:05 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1725 I listened with interest to the question about sprinkling as a valid mode of baptism. I am a firm believer in immersion for the forgiveness of sins as the proscribed method of baptism. But there's always that old saw, 'What … Continue reading

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“What about the thief on the cross?”, was he saved without baptism? http://www.scripturessay.com/what-about-the-thief-on-the-cross-was-he-saved-without-baptism/ Sat, 16 Sep 2006 19:57:49 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1640 Download audio file (q320a.mp3) Q. I want to do what God instructs in order to be saved, but a friend of mine told me that I do not need to be baptized. He said, "What about the thief on the … Continue reading

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What is the proper way to be baptized? http://www.scripturessay.com/what-is-the-proper-way-to-be-baptized/ Thu, 07 Sep 2006 20:00:10 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1570 Download audio file (q302b.mp3) Q. What is the proper way to be baptized? I know one must be immersed in water, but does it matter what position a person is in? The word baptize is from the Greek Word which … Continue reading

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Why did Paul say “Christ sent me not to baptize”? http://www.scripturessay.com/why-did-paul-say-christ-sent-me-not-to-baptize/ Tue, 30 Aug 2005 17:05:37 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=1177 Download audio file (q251c.mp3) The Bible, which is the only source of Truth in this world (this is the claim that the Bible makes for itself) has nothing to fear from scrutiny. Those who stand firmly upon the Truth of … Continue reading

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Is baptism essential for salvation? http://www.scripturessay.com/is-baptism-essential-for-salvation/ Sat, 13 Aug 2005 17:56:06 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=1057 Download audio file (q246c.mp3) There are many today saying that baptism is important, but not essential. Some say it's a celebration of salvation. Others say it's a symbol of your salvation. What do the Scriptures say? God's word is very … Continue reading

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Is Baptism a symbol of salvation, or does it bring salvation? http://www.scripturessay.com/is-baptism-a-symbol-of-salvation-or-does-it-bring-salvation/ Fri, 11 Jun 2004 20:55:06 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=890 Download audio file (q226c.mp3) There are many honest and sincere people who are confused about the purpose of Baptism. The reason is when you turn to your local church and ask the question, "What is the Purpose of Baptism," you … Continue reading

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When are we saved? When we believe or when we are baptized? http://www.scripturessay.com/when-are-we-saved-when-we-believe-or-when-we-are-baptized/ Fri, 11 Jun 2004 19:53:39 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=851 Download audio file (q217b.mp3) This is an important question. Here are some things we must keep in mind as we attempt to answer this question: THE BIBLE PLAINLY TEACHES: (1) that all responsible persons have been guilty of sin: ROM … Continue reading

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Will people who have been sprinkled go to heaven, or must they be immersed? http://www.scripturessay.com/will-people-who-have-been-sprinkled-go-to-heaven-or-must-they-be-immersed/ Fri, 11 Jun 2004 19:29:00 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=841 Download audio file (q215a.mp3) Before we can begin to answer the question, we need to know a little about the purpose of Baptism according to the Scriptures. The purpose of Baptism is "for the remission of sins," Acts 2:38 (NASB) … Continue reading

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AS IN BIBLE TIMES ADULTS ARE THE SUBJECTS OF BAPTISM http://www.scripturessay.com/as-in-bible-times-adults-are-the-subjects-of-baptism/ Tue, 18 May 1999 21:28:50 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=555 By Bobby Duncan People are lost and stand in need of salvation because of the guilt of their own sins – not the sins of their ancestors. The doctrine that babies inherit the guilt of Adam's transgression is not true. … Continue reading

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APOSTLES’ PATTERN IN THE PRACTICE OF BAPTISM http://www.scripturessay.com/apostles-pattern-in-the-practice-of-baptism/ Tue, 18 May 1999 21:27:03 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=553 By Dub McClish Perhaps there is no teaching of the New Testament over which more controversy has raged than the subject of baptism. This is not the case because the New Testament is ambiguous on the subject, nor because men … Continue reading

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SHE TEACHES THE NEW TESTAMENT PLAN OF SALVATION http://www.scripturessay.com/she-teaches-the-new-testament-plan-of-salvation/ Tue, 18 May 1999 21:25:33 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=551 By Joe R. Barnett Acts, chapter 2, tells of three thousand people following God's plan of salvation on Pentecost. On this occasion Simon Peter climaxed his sermon about the resurrected Jesus, saying, "God hath made that same Jesus, whom ye … Continue reading

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