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Baptism

Here we will explore the meaning, symbolism and significance of Baptism, and why it is so important in the life of the believer.

What is Baptism?
Are you looking for a biblical explanation of the meaning, purpose and significance of Baptism?

What is the Age of Accountability?
Although not mentioned in the Bible, the age of accountability figures prominently in Christian doctrine, especially beliefs about baptism. Explore why churches differ on this important issue.

The Baptism of Jesus by John
Have you ever wondered why Jesus was baptized? This Bible story summary of "The Baptism of Jesus by John" will answer that question. I've provided a brief summary of the story and the Scripture reference where the story can be found in the Bible.

Jordan River Photo - Where Jesus Was Baptized
The Jordan River is the site where Jesus was baptized by John the Baptist.

What is Baptism?
BeBaptized.Org provides a detailed explanation of the meaning and purpose of full water immersion baptism with thorough scriptural documentation and diagrams to illustrate the significance of Baptism in the life of a Christian.

Baptism: All Sides of the Issue
ReligiousTolerance.Org takes a close look at the issue of water baptism, its history and significance, its observance in the early church, and its comparative practice in present day denominations.

Sacrament of Baptism - All About Roman Catholic Baptism
In Catholicism, the Sacrament of Baptism is often called "The door of the Church," because it is the first of the seven sacraments not only in time (since most Catholics receive it as infants) but in priority, since the reception of the other sacraments depends on it.

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