By MARK A. KRAMER
Mark Kramer, a layman within the Presbyterian Church in the USA, has researched this subject for over 3 many years. during this thorough research, he the instance of the Berean Christians by way of taking the Reformed child Baptism teachings and tested the Scriptures "to see if these items are so" (Acts 17:11). using prolonged charges from most sensible Reformed theologians, he raised and spoke back many tough questions, including:
How many Abrahamic covenants are there?
How used to be circumcision a pre-Moses Mosaic law?
Do circumcision and baptism symbolize an identical things?
Did Jesus train a precept of relations Solidarity?
Why have been complete families rather baptized?
What does the Jerusalem assistance need to say in this factor in Acts 15?
Many have heard the implied reasoning for baptizing children.
Time to learn what the Bible teaches for yourself.
Mark Kramer earned a level in religious study from Covenant collage and has performed graduate paintings at Liberty Seminary. he's an lively member of Redeemer Presbyterian Church (PCA) in Lynchburg, Virginia. an authorized optician and proprietor of a small-town optical boutique, Mark is married with 3 grownup young ones and 6 grandchildren.
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A STIR IN THE WATERS by MARK A. KRAMER