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What is baptism? & what is protestant?

Asked by jameel ahmed, 31 Mar '10 12:54 pm
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Exact details of the baptismal ceremony vary among Christian denominations. Many follow a prepared ceremony, called a rite or liturgy. In a typical ceremony, parents or godparents bring their child to their congregation's priest or minister. The rite used would be the same as that denomination's rite for adults, i.e., by pouring water (affusion), or others by sprinkling water (aspersion). Eastern Orthodox and Eastern Catholic traditions normally practice total immersion and baptise babies in a font and this practice is also the first method listed in the Baptismal ritual of the Roman Catholic although pouring is the standard practice within the Latin branch of Catholicism. Catholic and Orthodox churches do not sprinkle. At the moment of baptism, the minister utters the words "I baptise you (or, 'The servant of God (name) is baptized') in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit"

Protestantism is one of the three major divisions within Christianity (or four, if ...more
Answered by Kumar Mukesh, 31 Mar '10 12:58 pm

 
  
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BAPTISM--a Christian sacrament signifying spiritual cleansing and rebirth; "most churches baptize infants but some insist on adult baptism"
PROTESTANT----Any of several denominations of Christianity that separated from the Roman Catholic Church based on theological or political differences
Answered by Philomena, 31 Mar '10 01:51 pm

 
  
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Baptists follow of the church rules and the father of the church as the messanger of christ for the world. Protestant follow the bible but not agree the greatness of the church father.
Answered by mutharaju ramana, 06 Apr '10 04:00 pm

 
  
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