Baptism: What About The Thief On The Cross?

In continuing this series of articles on baptism and what God’s Word says about it, we’ve seen that baptism is necessary for sins to be forgiven and thus necessary for salvation (Acts 2:38; 22:16; 1 Pet. 3:21; Mark 16:16).  However, many questions still arise about whether baptism is a scriptural necessity for salvation.  Despite all… Read More Baptism: What About The Thief On The Cross?

Baptism: Necessary For Forgiveness Of Sins, Or Because Sins Have Already Been Forgiven?

There is much confusion and division in Christendom about the subject of baptism. Professed followers of Christ disagree over its definition.  (Is it pouring, sprinkling, or immersion?  Is one baptized in water, or in the Holy Spirit?)  They disagree over its purpose.  (Must it happen in order to have sins forgiven, or because sins have… Read More Baptism: Necessary For Forgiveness Of Sins, Or Because Sins Have Already Been Forgiven?