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Why Baptism?

At Comstock Church of Christ, we practice "believer's baptism." Here are some frequently asked questions regarding this view of baptism and what it might mean for you.

 

What is the significance of believer's baptism?

It is a public declaration of faith in Jesus Christ.

 

Why is baptism so important?

It is commanded by Jesus Christ.

In the New Testament, baptism is part of the conversion.

 

Who should be baptized?

Believers in Christ should be baptized.

 

How much water does it take to get baptized?

Immersion in water best fits the New Testament use of the word baptism.

 

Am I ready to be baptized?

Baptism is for humble, repentant believers in Jesus Christ