God brings men into deep waters not to drown them, but to cleanse them. ~ John H. Aughey.
In order to live a life of holiness, we must first receive new life from God — we must be born from above. ~ J. Vernon McGee.
Whoever welcomes a child in My name, welcomes Me. ~ Luke 9:46-48.
Let the little children come unto Me, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these. ~ Luke 18:16.
Train a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not turn from it. ~ Proverbs 22:6.
He who believes and is baptised will be saved. ~ Watchman Nee.
Perhaps this is the moment for which you have been created. ~ Esther 4:14.
When she speaks, her words are wise, and she gives instructions with kindness. ~ Proverbs 31:26.
To obtain religion that will save us in the presence of God, we must obtain the Holy Ghost, we must believe on the Lord Jesus, then repent of our sins, that is, forsake them, then go forward and be immersed in water for the remission of sins, then receive the laying on of hands. ~ Lorenzo Snow.
Best Baptism Quotes
For in one spirit we were all baptized into one body — Jews or Greeks, slaves or free — and all were made to drink of one spirit. ~ 1 Corinthians 12:13.
The Church does not dispense the sacrament of baptism in order to acquire for herself an increase in membership but in order to consecrate a human being to God and to communicate to that person the divine gift of birth from God. ~ Hans Urs von Balthasar.
The grace of being is gift of baptism by washing in water. And in spirit of Christ Jesus. ~ Lailah Gifty Akita.
Living in the present moment is the recurring baptism of the soul, forever purifying every new day with a new you. ~ Alaric Hutchinson.
Every child born into the world is a new thought of God, an ever fresh and radiant possibility. ~ Kate Douglas Wiggins.
Top Baptism Quotes
They was still splashin around and callin my name when I popped up downriver like a bobber on a fishin line, a few shades paler and fulla the Holy Ghost! ~ Ron Hall.
It would be unjust toward children to introduce them to Christian teaching and existence only as little pagans and catechumens, in order to leave it up to them to choose the Faith on their own responsibility at a point in time difficult to determine. ~ Hans Urs von Balthasar.
If you accept the belief that baptism incorporates us in the mystical body of Christ, into the divine DNA, then you might say that the Holy Spirit is present in each of us, and thus we have the capacity for the fullness of redemption, of transformation. ~ Thomas Keating.
The lord is my strength and my shield. ~ Psalms 28:7
We ought to regard the sacrament of baptism with reverence. An ordinance of which the Lord Jesus Himself partook, is not to be lightly esteemed. An ordinance to which the great Head of the Church submitted, ought to be ever honorable in the eyes of professing Christians. ~ J.C. Ryle.
Famous Baptism Quotes
Baptism is faith in action. ~ Watchman Nee.
You must be born again. ~ John 3:7.
Jesus answered, ‘Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is born of water and the Spirit, he cannot enter the kingdom of God. ~ John 3:5.
For in Christ Jesus you are all sons of God, through faith. For as many of you as were baptized into Christ have put on Christ. There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is no male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus. ~ Galatians 3:26-28.
At Baptism, I received grace — that quality that makes me share in the very nature of God. ~ Mother Angelica.
There are two sides to this baptism: The first is, you possess the Spirit; The second is that the Spirit possesses you. ~ Smith Wigglesworth.
Popular Baptism Quotes
God’ Spirit is like a ‘living spring.’ It gives life to our journey, heals us, brings love and meaning, Turn to Jesus, a source of goodness. ~ Phil Mitchell.
It would be my joy to baptize you today at our Lake Forest campus of Saddleback Church. Last night I spent 4 hours in our baptism pool baptizing 213 people. Today I start at 9am. Come be baptized! I’ll be baptizing as long as it takes.” ~ Pastor Rick. Warren.
You are the One who put me together inside my mother’s body, and I praise You because of the wonderful way You created me. Everything You do is marvelous! Of this I have no doubt. ~ Psalm 139:13.
You have been taught the holy Scriptures from childhood, and they have given you the wisdom to receive the salvation that comes by trusting in Christ Jesus. ~ 2 Timothy 3:15.
It takes a lot of courage, to be baptized in his name, to die to the old self and be forever change. May God bless your life for stepping out for him, proclaiming unto others the faith you have within. ~ M.S. Lowndes.
For I know the plans I have for you, says the Lord. They are plans for good, to give you a future and a hope. ~ Jeremiah 29:11.
Inspiring Baptism Quotes
I have held thee in the palm of mine hand. ~ Isaiah 51:16.
Children are a gift from the Lord, a child is a reward from Him. ~ Psalm 127:3.
Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change. ~ James 1:17.
When we were baptized we took upon us not only the name of Christ, but also the law of obedience. ~ Robert D. Hales.
Whoever believes and is baptized will be saved, but whoever does not believe will be condemned. ~ Mark 16:16.
May the Lord give his angels charge over you, to guide you in all your ways. ~ Psalm 91:11.
Baptism is the initial step of a faithful heart. ~ Max Lucado.
Nothing puts life into men like a dying Savior. A man who knows that he is saved by believing in Christ does not, when he is baptized, lift his baptism into a saving ordinance. In fact, he is the very best protester against that mistake, because he holds that he has no right to be baptized until he is saved. ~ Charles Spurgeon.
Baptism is the door of the spiritual life and the gateway to the sacraments. ~ Thomas Aquinas.
Baptism is an outward expression of an inward faith. ~ Watchman Nee.