By MARK A. KRAMER
Mark Kramer, a layman within the Presbyterian Church in the USA, has researched this subject for over 3 a long time. during this thorough examine, he the instance of the Berean Christians through taking the Reformed youngster Baptism teachings and tested the Scriptures "to see if these items are so" (Acts 17:11). using prolonged costs from best Reformed theologians, he raised and spoke back many demanding questions, including:
How many Abrahamic covenants are there?
How was once circumcision a pre-Moses Mosaic law?
Do circumcision and baptism characterize a similar things?
Did Jesus train a precept of kinfolk Solidarity?
Why have been whole families fairly baptized?
What does the Jerusalem assistance need to say in this factor in Acts 15?
Many have heard the implied reasoning for baptizing children.
Time to learn what the Bible teaches for yourself.
Mark Kramer earned a level in religious study from Covenant collage and has performed graduate paintings at Liberty Seminary. he's an lively member of Redeemer Presbyterian Church (PCA) in Lynchburg, Virginia. a certified optician and proprietor of a small-town optical boutique, Mark is married with 3 grownup young children and 6 grandchildren.
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A STIR IN THE WATERS by MARK A. KRAMER