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It Takes a Church to Baptize: What the Bible Says about Infant Baptism

It Takes a Church to Baptize: What the Bible Says about Infant Baptism

by Scot McKnight, Todd Hunter and Gerald McDermott

The issue of baptism has troubled Protestants for centuries. Should infants be baptized before their faith is conscious, or does God command the baptism of babies whose parents have been baptized?Popular New Testament scholar Scot McKnight makes a biblical case for infant baptism, exploring its history, meaning, and practice and showing that infant baptism i… Read more…

Seeing God: Twelve Reliable Signs of True Spirituality
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Seeing God: Twelve Reliable Signs of True Spirituality

by Gerald McDermott

TV evangelist scandals. More varieties of Christianity than Baskin-Robbins has flavors. These are times of pluralism and disenchantment with organized religion. How do Christians today know which leaders and companions in faith to trust? // For help, Gerald McDermott returns to the work of Jonathan Edwards, the eighteenth-century pracher and college presiden… Read more…

Can Evangelicals Learn From World Religions?: Jesus, Revelation and Religious Traditions
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Can Evangelicals Learn From World Religions?: Jesus, Revelation and Religious Traditions

by Gerald McDermott

Arguably, the church's greatest challenge in the next century will be the problem of the scandal of particularity. More than ever before, Christians will need to explain why they follow Jesus and not the Buddha or Confucius or Krishna or Muhammed. But if, while relating their faith to the faiths, Christians treat non-Christian religions as netherworlds o… Read more…