Oneness Pentecostals maintain that no good works or obedience to law can save anyone, apart from God’s grace. Furthermore, salvation comes solely through faith in Jesus Christ; there…

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A godparent is supposed to mentor the child in their faith. … “The only requirement for godparents is that they should have been baptised. A Muslim or a…

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The first baptisms in early Christianity are recorded in the Acts of the Apostles. Acts 2 records the Apostle Peter, on the day of Pentecost, preaching to the…

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As of 2019, the New IFB listed 32 affiliated congregations on its website, most in the U.S. with others in Australia, Canada, the Philippines and South Africa. How…

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When did Lutherans reach America? 1800s – Lutherans begin to mobilize in America as thousands of immigrants pour into the country from Germany and Scandinavia, many settling in…

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Seventh Day Baptists are Baptists who observe the Sabbath, the seventh day of the week, as a holy day to the Lord. They adopt a covenant Baptist theology,…

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Written over the course of almost a century after Jesus’ death, the four gospels of the New Testament, though they tell the same story, reflect very different ideas…

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Through Baptism the Holy Spirit works rebirth (Titus 3:4–7), creates faith in them, and saves them (1 Peter 3:21). Although some deny the possibility of infant faith, the…

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How much money you should give as a baptism gift usually depends on your closeness of relationship to the child. Being a godparent, you would be expected to…

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Southern Baptist Convention Separated from Triennial Convention (1845) Separations American Baptist Association Alliance of Baptists Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Congregations 47,530 (2019) Members 14,525,579 (2019) Weekly attendance = 5,250,230…

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