ANSWER TO QUESTION 156 10/17/21

156. What is baptism?

ANS: Baptism is an ordinance of the New Testament instituted by the Lord Jesus Christ, to be unto the person baptized a symbol of and testimony to his union with his Lord in his death, burial and resurrection-life.

SEE: Matt 28:19; Matt 3:7-17; 28:18-20 Mark 1:4; 16:16; Acts 1:21-22; 2:36-41; 19:1-4; Rom 6:2-6; 1 Cor 1:13-17; 1 Peter 3:20-21