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This Gift of Water: The Practice and Theology of Baptism Among Methodists in America
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This Gift of Water: The Practice and Theology of Baptism Among Methodists in America

by Gayle C. Felton
 

Traces the development of baptismal theology and practice in Methodism from John Wesley through the 1992 General Conference. Felton explores infant and adult baptism, rebaptism, and the meaning of the ritual as sacrament. She explains past origins for contemporary understandings and misappropriations.

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Traces the development of baptismal theology and practice in Methodism from John Wesley through the 1992 General Conference. Felton explores infant and adult baptism, rebaptism, and the meaning of the ritual as sacrament. She explains past origins for contemporary understandings and misappropriations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780687333271
Publisher:
Abingdon Press
Publication date:
03/31/2004
Pages:
249
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Gayle Carlton Felton (1942-2014) was a consultant, writer and speaker. She was assistant professor at Duke Divinity School and Meredith College and is a clergy member of the North Carolina Annual Conference. She was a member of the Untied Methodist Scholars of Christian Education and chair of the National Board of Reconciling Ministries Network.

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