Acts 2:38 ESV

And Peter said to them, Repent and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.

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Is Acts 2:38 referring to the baptism of the Holy Spirit rather than water Baptism? | CARM.org
Peter commanded the crowd to "repent and be baptized." In context, he was clearly talking about water baptism.
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Baptism and Acts 2:38 | CARM.org
Baptism and Acts 2:38: Is baptism necessary for salvation? No, it isn't. Acts 2:38 does not contain the issue of faith. It is a covenant declaration.
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Does Acts 2:38 teach that baptism is necessary for salvation?
Does Acts 2:38 teach that baptism is necessary for salvation? Do I have to be baptized in order to be saved?
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Does the Greek construction in Acts 2:38 show that baptism has nothing to do with the remission of sins?
Baptism does not save, nor is it essential for salvation. Otherwise, why would Paul say in 1 Cor 1 that he was called to preach the gospel and not to baptize? Paul makes a distinction between the two, implying that one is just a picture of the other. At bottom, if we add to the w...
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Repentance, Forgiveness, and the Gift of the Spirit
Even if you are a murderer of the Son of God, God himself is ready to forgive you! And not only to forgive you but to give you his Spirit!
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Is Baptism Necessary for Salvation?
Is Baptism Necessary for Salvation? No. Let's examine what the Scriptures teach on this issue: First, it is quite clear from such passages as Acts 15 and Romans 4 that no external a...
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Should we be baptized in Jesus name (Acts 2:38), or in the name of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit (Matthew 28:19)?
Should we be baptized in Jesus name (Acts 2:38), or in the name of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit (Matthew 28:19)? What is the proper 'formula' for baptism?
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Does Baptism Save You?
In the lead-up to the Truth Matters conference in October, we will be focusing our attention on the sufficiency, authority, and clarity of Scripture. Of our previous blog series, none better embodies...
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