A-Z: General definitions: Baptist Church


One of the largest Protestant churches. Stresses the importance of only baptising (usually by immersion) people who are old enough to make a personal profession of faith based on accepting the forgiveness offered by God through Jesus Christ. (Acts 2:38)


Greek: Baptizo, 'to immerse' or 'dip'.

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