Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Jesus answered, "Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is born of water and the Spirit, he cannot enter the kingdom of God.
Now why do you delay? Get up and be baptized, and wash away your sins, calling on his name.'
he saved us, not on the basis of deeds which we have done in righteousness, but because of his own mercy, by the washing of regeneration and renewal in the Holy Spirit,
let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled clean from an evil conscience and our bodies washed with pure water.
1 Peter 3:21
And corresponding to that, baptism now saves younot the removal of dirt from the flesh, but an appeal to God for a good consciencethrough the resurrection of Jesus Christ,
1 John 5:6
This is he who came by water and bloodJesus Christ; not only by water, but by water and blood.
You are already clean because of the word which I have spoken to you.