What’s the age when someone can be baptized?

  Hello E, Thank you for contacting ProofDirectory “He who believes and is baptized will be saved; but he who does not believe will be condemned” (Mark 16:16). The Bible presents two requirements for baptism. The first is the inward … Read More

Was anyone in the Bible baptized twice?

Hello P, Thank you for contacting ProofDirectory. The Bible in Acts 19:1-5 shows the need for re-baptism in certain cases: “1 And it came to pass, that, while Apollos was at Corinth, Paul having passed through the upper coasts came … Read More

Can a regular member in the church baptize a new convert?

Hello J, Thank you for contacting ProofDirectory. The scriptures do not indicate that a regular Christian can baptize a new convert. The Bible shows that the Lord appointed disciples, ministers, bishops and deacons to conduct this holy service. The reason for that … Read More

Did Household Baptisms mean that infants were baptized?

Hello T, Thank you for contacting ProofDirectory. Advocates of infant baptism claim that Acts 10, Acts 16, and 1 Corinthians 1 are proof that infant baptism is scriptural. These are the so-called household baptisms. Proponents of infant baptism assume that … Read More

In whose name should baptism be conducted?

Hello E, Thank you for contacting ProofDirectory. Some have wondered about Matthew 28:19 and Acts 2:38 in relation to whose name should the Christian be baptized. The baptismal formula is clearly given in Matthew 28:19 by Jesus Himself, “Go ye … Read More