Summary: A bible study outline on baptism in the New Testament.
WATER BAPTISM IN THE NEW TESTAMENT
I. Who is a proper candidate for baptism? Who is qualified to be baptized? Who should be baptized?
II. What is the purpose of baptism? What does baptism accomplish? What is the result of baptism? For what reason is a person baptized?
H. To get into “one body” (1Corinthians 12:13).
III. What is the act of baptism? What does it look like or require? How do you baptize?
F. By being “raised” (6:4)
IV. When should we be baptized? After one has met all the above requirements of #1, above (who?). How long should one wait for actual baptism?
C. “Now” is the day of salvation (2Corinthians 6:2).
July 9, 2001
Norman Mc Leod