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The like figure whereunto even baptism doth also now save us (not the putting away of the filth of the flesh, but the answer of a good conscience toward God,) by the resurrection of Jesus Christ:
Nevertheless death reigned from Adam until Moses, even over those who had not sinned
in the likeness of the offense of Adam, who is a type of Him who was to come.
1 Corinthians 4:6
Now these things, brethren, I have figuratively applied to myself and Apollos for your sakes, so that in us you may learn not to exceed
what is written, so that no one of you will become arrogant in behalf of one against the other.
did not enter a holy place made with hands, a mere copy of the true one, but into heaven itself, now to appear in the presence of God for us;
Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit,
He who has believed and has been baptized shall be saved; but he who has disbelieved shall be condemned.
Peter said to them, “
Repent, and each of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins; and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
Now why do you delay?
Get up and be baptized, and wash away your sins, calling on His name.’
Or do you not know that all of us who have been
baptized into Christ Jesus have been baptized into His death?
1 Corinthians 12:13
by one Spirit we were all baptized into one body, whether Jews or Greeks, whether slaves or free, and we were all made to drink of one Spirit.
For all of you who were
baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ.
so that He might sanctify her, having cleansed her by the washing of water with the word,
buried with Him in baptism, in which you were also raised up with Him through faith in the working of God, who raised Him from the dead.
He saved us, not on the basis of deeds which we have done in righteousness, but according to His mercy, by the washing of regeneration and renewing by the Holy Spirit,
Then I will
sprinkle clean water on you, and you will be clean; I will cleanse you from all your filthiness and from all your idols.
“In that day a
fountain will be opened for the house of David and for the inhabitants of Jerusalem, for sin and for impurity.
2 Corinthians 7:1
Therefore, having these promises,
beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all defilement of flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.
And Philip said, “If you believe with all your heart, you may.” And he answered and said, “I believe that Jesus Christ is the Son of God.”]
that if you confess with your mouth Jesus as Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved;
2 Corinthians 1:12
proud confidence is this: the testimony of our conscience, that in holiness and godly sincerity, not in fleshly wisdom but in the grace of God, we have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially toward you.
1 Timothy 6:12
Fight the good fight of faith; take hold of the eternal life to which you were called, and you made the good confession in the presence of many witnesses.
For the coming of the Son of Man will be just like the days of Noah.
In view of this,
I also do my best to maintain always a blameless conscience both before God and before men.