Tag Archives: Baptism

A Quick and Dirty Argument for Infant Baptism

1. Infants inherit original sin and thus need salvation. 2. Throughout the history of the church several means have been proposed by which the work of salvation can be applied to infants: baptism, salvation for (elect?)┬áinfants who die, a gift … Continue reading

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Presbyterians and Household Baptisms

Having recently listened to a debate on infant baptism between James White and Gregg Strawbridge, I was revived in my frustration with Reformed theologians who continue to appeal the examples of household baptisms in defense of paedobaptism. When I was … Continue reading

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