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Baptist versus Born again (Christianity) comparison chart
Edit this comparison chartBaptistBorn again (Christianity)
Use of statues and pictures Not permitted for worship. May be allowed for instructional or decorative purposes only. They may be included.
Place of worship Church, chapel, where two or more gather in His name People are usually Baptized in a Church.
Concept of Deity The Trinity - Father, Son, and Holy Spirit Anyone who is Baptized in the Name Of the Father, and Of the Son, and Of the Holy Spirit.
Death of Jesus Death by Crucifixion, Resurrection, and Ascent to Heaven Crucified under Pontius Pilate
Belief of God Monotheistic; NO ONE comes to the Father (God) except through the Son (Jesus Christ). A person must be Baptized in the Name Of the One God, Who Is Father, Son, and Holy Spirit
Birth of Jesus Virgin Birth through God Virgin Birth
Scriptures Holy Bible [both Old and New Testaments]- often KJV or NIV. St. Matthew chapter 28, verse 19; Gospel according to St. John, chapter 3
Practices Baptists are expected to attend church and proselytize to nonbelievers. Baptists should study scripture and apply it to their lives; their lives outside of church should represent Christianity. Contrary to what a lot of Evangelical Protestants teach, a Christian becomes Born Again, by being Baptized in the Name Of the Father, and Of the Son, and Of the Holy Spirit.
Time of origin c. 1609 CE When Christ Said one must be Born Again of Water & of Spirit.
Confessing sins To God alone After receiving the Sacrament of Baptism, a person may also receive the Sacrament of Confession.
Savior Jesus Christ Be Baptized in the Name Of Jesus.
Population Roughly 100 million adherents All Christians who have been Baptized are Born Again.
Introduction (from Wikipedia) Baptists are individuals who comprise a group of denominations and churches that subscribe to a doctrine that baptism should be performed only for professing believers, and that it must be done by complete immersion (as opposed to affusion or sprinkl In Christianity, to be born again is to undergo a "spiritual rebirth" of the human soul or spirit from the Holy Spirit, contrasted with the physical birth everyone experiences.

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