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Holy Baptism, Page 2

Meditating on Christ in Advent, part 3

During Advent we meditate on our Coming King who comes to save us sinners. Johann Starck, in his Prayer Book, leads us in praying to Jesus who comes to us in our Baptism. Source: Starck’s Prayer-Book, by Johann Starck (translated and edited by W. H. T. Dau, 1921), page 65. …

The Benefits of Baptism-Part 4

Johann Gerhard continues pondering how Holy Baptism brings us spiritual healing and makes us temples of the Holy Spirit. Source: Sacred Meditations by Johann Gerhard, pages 96-97. Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSS | More

The Benefits of Baptism-Part 3

In this meditation on the benefits of Baptism, Johann Gerhard draws from the Red Sea of Exodus 14 and the crystal sea of Revelation 4 to plumb the depths of the Bible’s rich teaching on Holy Baptism. Source: Sacred Meditations by Johann Gerhard, pages 95-96. Play in new window …