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Cherie Peacock
Floundering in a sea of undergraduates at Arizona State University, I found a group of friends whose main activity wasn’t drinking and throwing...
Karl Keating
Your "Bible Christian" friends believe in baptism, but they do not believe in it as you do. Catholics understand baptism to be regenerative. It...
One key Scripture reference to being "born again" or "regenerated" is John 3:5, where Jesus says, "Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is...
Mocking and InsultingI found Brian O’Neel’s "Holier Than Thou" (April 2003) to be a disappointing piece. Beginning with its opening sentence, "...
Greg and Tracie Youell
Greg: It was in high school that I returned to the Lord. Although I was raised in a loving Presbyterian family, by the time I reached...
Kenneth Howell
OBJECTOR: I heard the most absurd thing the other day—a Catholic said baptism is necessary for salvation. That certainly can’t be true,...
For a sacrament to be valid, three things have to be present: the correct form, the correct matter, and the correct intention. With baptism,...
One key Scripture reference to being "born again" or "regenerated" is John 3:5, where Jesus says, "Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is...
Although most Protestant traditions baptize babies, Baptists and those influenced by Baptists insist that baptism is only for those who have...
Alex Jones
Being “born again” doesn’t mean simply accepting Christ as your personal Lord and Savior—at least not according to the Bible. You need to be...