BAPTISM

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
baptism by pouring water on head affusion
belief in: the primacy of the Bible; baptism of believers not infants; complete separation of church and state Anabaptism
Protestant sect denying infant baptism and baptising only believers Anabaptist denomination
religion, sixth century, believing in adult baptism, church-state separation, nonviolence Anabaptists
baptism by sprinkling of water aspersion
act of sprinkling water in baptism (rare) aspersion , sprinkling
protestant who advocates baptism Baptist
any of various evangelical Protestant churches that believe in the baptism of voluntary believers Baptist Church , Baptists
baptism tank or font baptistry
religion believing in baptism by total immersion during early teens and older Baptists
oral religious instruction (as before baptism or confirmation) catechesis
baptism instruction received catechism
one who instructs catechumens in preparation for baptism (especially one using a catechism) catechist
baptism oil and balsam anointment chrism
baptism robe worn by baby chrisom
name at baptism christen
giving a Christian name at baptism christening
Protestant church that accepts the Bible as the only source of true Christian faith and practices baptism by immersion Christian Church , Disciples of Christ
adherent of Baptistic doctrines (who practice baptism by immersion) Dunkard , Dunker , Tunker
infant who is sponsored by an adult (the godparent) at baptism godchild
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