"Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit,
And He said to them, "Go into all the world and preach the gospel to all creation.
but you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be My witnesses both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and even to the remotest part of the earth."
The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit, be with you all.
Corresponding to that, baptism now saves you--not the removal of dirt from the flesh, but an appeal to God for a good conscience--through the resurrection of Jesus Christ,
Then God said, "Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness; and let them rule over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the sky and over the cattle and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth."
The LORD bless you, and keep you;
The LORD has made known His salvation; He has revealed His righteousness in the sight of the nations.
"Behold, My Servant, whom I uphold; My chosen one in whom My soul delights I have put My Spirit upon Him; He will bring forth justice to the nations.
"Come near to Me, listen to this: From the first I have not spoken in secret, From the time it took place, I was there And now the Lord GOD has sent Me, and His Spirit."
He says, "It is too small a thing that You should be My Servant To raise up the tribes of Jacob and to restore the preserved ones of Israel; I will also make You a light of the nations So that My salvation may reach to the end of the earth."
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.
So then, those who had received his word were baptized; and that day there were added about three thousand souls.
As they went along the road they came to some water; and the eunuch said, "Look! Water! What prevents me from being baptized?"
And immediately there fell from his eyes something like scales, and he regained his sight, and he got up and was baptized;
"Surely no one can refuse the water for these to be baptized who have received the Holy Spirit just as we did, can he?"
Paul and Barnabas spoke out boldly and said, "It was necessary that the word of God be spoken to you first; since you repudiate it and judge yourselves unworthy of eternal life, behold, we are turning to the Gentiles.
After they had preached the gospel to that city and had made many disciples, they returned to Lystra and to Iconium and to Antioch,
And when she and her household had been baptized, she urged us, saying, "If you have judged me to be faithful to the Lord, come into my house and stay." And she prevailed upon us.
And he said, "Into what then were you baptized?" And they said, "Into John's baptism."
"Therefore let it be known to you that this salvation of God has been sent to the Gentiles; they will also listen."
Or do you not know that all of us who have been baptized into Christ Jesus have been baptized into His death?
But I say, surely they have never heard, have they? Indeed they have; "THEIR VOICE HAS GONE OUT INTO ALL THE EARTH, AND THEIR WORDS TO THE ENDS OF THE WORLD."
Has Christ been divided? Paul was not crucified for you, was he? Or were you baptized in the name of Paul?
Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit.
Otherwise, what will those do who are baptized for the dead? If the dead are not raised at all, why then are they baptized for them?
For all of you who were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ.
if indeed you continue in the faith firmly established and steadfast, and not moved away from the hope of the gospel that you have heard, which was proclaimed in all creation under heaven, and of which I, Paul, was made a minister.
John to the seven churches that are in Asia: Grace to you and peace, from Him who is and who was and who is to come, and from the seven Spirits who are before His throne,
All the ends of the earth will remember and turn to the LORD, And all the families of the nations will worship before You.
The LORD has bared His holy arm In the sight of all the nations, That all the ends of the earth may see The salvation of our God.
"For I know their works and their thoughts; the time is coming to gather all nations and tongues. And they shall come and see My glory.
After being baptized, Jesus came up immediately from the water; and behold, the heavens were opened, and he saw the Spirit of God descending as a dove and lighting on Him,
And Jesus said to them, "Therefore every scribe who has become a disciple of the kingdom of heaven is like a head of a household, who brings out of his treasure things new and old."
and that repentance for forgiveness of sins would be proclaimed in His name to all the nations, beginning from Jerusalem.
But when they believed Philip preaching the good news about the kingdom of God and the name of Jesus Christ, they were being baptized, men and women alike.