Adams Bertha and Her Baptism

Adams Bertha and Her Baptism This is a folks type work on “child baptism” really and not infant baptism.

Adams Bertha and Her Baptism This is a folks type work on “child baptism” really and not infant baptism.

By Nehemiah Adams
Boston: Ticknor and Fields 1863

Table of Contents

CHAPTER I. PROBABILITIES OF AN ORDINANCE FOR CHILDREN,……..9
CHAPTER II. THE GRANDFATHER’S LETTER.—THE NATURE, GROUNDS AND INFLUENCE, OF INFANT BAPTISM, …………….16
CHAPTER III. PUBLIC AND PRIVATE BAPTISMS. — THE SUBJECTS AND MODE OF BAPTISM, ……………………76
CHAPTER IV. IS THERE ONLY ONE MODE OP BAPTI8M ?…………121
CHAPTER V. SCENES OP BAPTISM. — REASONABLENESS, BEAUTY AND POWER, Of INFANT BAPTISM. — USE OF SPECIAL VOWS. — HUSBANDS AT BAPTISMS.—NEGLECT OP BAPTISM,…………. 130
CHAPTER VI. TESTIMONY OF THE CHRISTIAN FATHERS. — APOSTOLIC PRACTICE OF INFANT BAPTISM. — MINISTERIAL USAGES IN BAPTISMS, . . . . 143
CHAPTER VII. TERMS OP COMMUNION. — NON-INTRUSION. — DENOMINATIONAL COURTESY AND KINDNESS………………..184
CHAPTER VIII. THE ROAD-SIDE BAPTISM,……………….198
CHAPTER IX. THE CHILDREN OF THE CHURCH. — ARE THEY MEMBERS OF THE CHURCH ?……………………216
CHAPTER X. MATERNAL ASSOCIATIONS. — CONSTITUTION AND RULES FOR THEM.— A CHRISTIAN MOTHER’S QUESTIONS TO HERSELF, …….255
CHAPTER XI. BAPTISM OF THE SICK WIFE AND HER CHILDREN,……..272

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