A Believer’s Baptismal Liturgy

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

Church traditions that practice the baptism of believers tend not to prescribe specific texts for various liturgical acts and sacraments. Thus, the following service is only one possibility from among the variety of approaches to a service of believer's baptism. This text is taken from Orders and Prayers for Church Worship: A Manual for Ministers, compiled by Ernest A. Page and Stephen F. Winward (1960).

Baptism should be administered in the presence of the congregation during public...


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