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Why I Am A Baptist

In recent years there has been a hesitancy with regard to having “Baptist” in the name of a church or to even label oneself as such. I deeply resonate with folks who feel this way. By the time I graduated from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (SBTS), I was very discouraged by some of what […]

Baptism Early Church Paedobaptism

List of early church primary sources on baptism for research

Ambrose, On the Sacraments. Ambrose, On the Mysteries. John Chrysostom, Baptismal Instructions. John Chrysostom, Homily 25 on John. Cyprian, Letter 58. Cyril of Jerusalem, Catechetical Lectures 19-21. Gregory of Nazianzus, Oration on Baptism 28. Hippolytus, Apostolic Tradition 16-23. Justin Martyr, 1 Apology 61-62. Origen, Homilies on Leviticus 8.3. Origen, Homilies on Luke 14. Origen, Commentary […]

Baptism Baptist Theology Credobaptism Paedobaptism

A Baptist rebuttal to Dr. R. Scott Clark’s 117-word explanation of paedobaptism

Dr. Clark’s statement: The Abrahamic covenant is still in force. The administration of the Abrahamic covenant involved believers and their children (Gen 17). That’s why Peter said, “For the promise to you and to your children, and for all who are far off, as many as the Lord our God shall call” (Acts 2:39). That’s […]