Baptise - EasyEnglish Bible Dictionary

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Easy English definition for 'baptise':

baptise ~ (A) ~ to put a person in to water, or put water on a person; how we show that Christ has made us clean; when the Holy Spirit comes in to a person when they know Christ; how we show to everyone that we are in Christ with other people and in the church .

baptise ~ (A) ~ to put a person into water to show that he wants to obey God.

baptise ~ (B) ~ to put a person in to water, or to put water on a person; how we show that Christ has made us clean; when the Holy Spirit comes in to a person who knows Christ; the way we show to everyone that we belong to Christ and to his church . See also baptism , baptist .

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