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  • 1 Baptism — • One of the Seven Sacraments of the Christian Church; frequently called the first sacrament , the door of the sacraments , and the door of the Church Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Baptism     Baptism …

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  • 2 Baptism — This article is about the Christian religious ceremony. For other uses, see Baptism (disambiguation). Baptism of Neophytes by Masaccio, 15th century, Brancacci Chapel, Florence.[ …

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  • 3 baptism — n. 1) to administer baptism 2) to accept, receive, undergo baptism 3) (misc.) the baptism of fire * * * [ bæptɪz(ə)m] receive undergo baptism (misc.) the baptism of fire to accept to administer baptism …

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  • 4 baptism —    A spiritual rite of transformation, rebirth, initiation, and EXORCISM. In the Christian tradition, baptism protects a soul against evil and the snares of the DEVIL. In POSSESSION cases, a DEMONIAC who is exorcised must be rebaptized.… …

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  • 5 Believer's baptism — A minister prepares to baptize a believer. Believer s baptism (occasionally called credobaptism, from the Latin word credo) is the Christian practice of baptism as this is understood by many Protestant churches, particularly those that descend… …

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  • 6 Emergency baptism — An emergency baptism is a baptism administered to a person in imminent danger of death by a person not normally authorized to administer the sacrament.In the Latin Rite Catholic Church, the ordinary minister of baptism is a bishop, priest or… …

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  • 7 Laity — • The body of the faithful, outside of the ranks of the clergy Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Laity     Laity     † …

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  • 8 Lutheranism — Luther s Seal Book of Concord …

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  • 9 Christian Names —     Christian Names     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Christian Names      Christian names , says the Elizabethan antiquary, Camden, were imposed for the distinction of persons, surnames for the difference of families. It would seem from this that,… …

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  • 10 Mormonism and Christianity — Depiction of God the Father and Jesus as two distinct beings appearing to Joseph Smith, Jr. during his First Vision, reflecting Mormonism s nontrinitarian theology. Mormonism and Christianity have a complex theological, historical, and… …

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  • 11 baptize — also baptise verb (baptized; also baptised; baptizing; also baptising) Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French baptiser, from Late Latin baptizare, from Greek baptizein to dip, baptize, from baptein to dip, dye; akin to Old Norse kvefja to… …

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  • 12 John Smyth (1570–1612) — John Smyth (1570 c. August 28, 1612) was an early Baptist minister of England and a defender of the principle of religious liberty. Many historians consider John Smyth as a founder of the modern Baptist denomination (see Baptists).Early lifeSmyth …

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  • 13 name — namer, n. /naym/, n., v., named, naming, adj. n. 1. a word or a combination of words by which a person, place, or thing, a body or class, or any object of thought is designated, called, or known. 2. mere designation, as distinguished from fact:… …

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  • 14 baptize — baptizable, adj. baptizement, n. baptizer, n. /bap tuyz , bap tuyz/, v., baptized, baptizing. v.t. 1. to immerse in water or sprinkle or pour water on in the Christian rite of baptism: They baptized the new baby. 2. to cleanse spiritually;… …

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  • 15 baptize — bap•tize [[t]bæpˈtaɪz, ˈbæp taɪz[/t]] v. tized, tiz•ing 1) rel to immerse in water or sprinkle or pour water on in the Christian rite of baptism 2) rel to give a name to at baptism; christen 3) rel to initiate or dedicate by purifying 4) rel to… …

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  • 16 baptise — verb administer baptism to The parents had the child baptized • Syn: ↑baptize, ↑christen • Derivationally related forms: ↑christening (for: ↑christen), ↑baptism, ↑ …

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  • 17 John Wesley — Infobox Person name = John Wesley image size = 175px caption = birth date = birth date|1703|6|29|mf=y birth place = Epworth, Lincolnshire, England death date = death date and age|1791|3|2|1703|6|28|mf=y death place = education = Charterhouse… …

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  • 18 Valentinian II — • Emperor of the West (371 392) Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Valentinian II     Valentinian II     † …

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  • 19 baptise — [c]/bæpˈtaɪz / (say bap tuyz) verb (baptised, baptising) –verb (t) 1. to immerse in water, or sprinkle or pour water on, in the Christian rite of baptism. 2. to cleanse spiritually; initiate or dedicate by purifying. 3. to christen. –verb (i) 4.… …

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  • 20 bap|tiz´er — bap|tize «bap TYZ, BAP tyz», verb, tized, tiz|ing. –v.t. 1. to dip (a person) into water or sprinkle with water, as a sign of the washing away of sin and of admission into the Christian church: »The minister baptized the child in church on Sunday …

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