‘17Baptism at Death, and for the Dead. ‘17%u201C%u2018Then came forth Mary and said: Lord, under what form do baptisms remit sins? I have heard thee saying that the Ministers of Contentions (?ριδα?οι) follow after the soul, bearing witness against it of
fiveImages of the deities are washed with it, and Brahmins are sprinkled with it, when inducted into the priestly office fiveAnd if the principle and practice of pagan Rome are to be pronounced as idolatrous, I see not why the very same principle and practice in papal Rome should not be pronounced a
TradingThe mystery of Baptism remaineth in the middle of them, so that it may perpetually separate them, so that it may purge and cleanse them in order that they may not be polluted by Matter TradingGnosticism knew how to utilize every mental product of the age TradingMany of the corrupting elements
Talks%u201CIt is noticeable that a kind of baptism is practised in Tibet and Mongolia TalksSpeaking of the magnificent %u201CTriumph%u201D of this emperor in 274 A.D., Gibbon says: TalksHe knows this, who has put within us the engrafted gift of His doctrine TalksSeymore, whom we have already quoted,
InvadeThen [in this new life] man, made perfect and at rest, purified in body and in soul, by the pure words of God which are like silver purged from its dross, seven times refined, shall receive his reward, the denarius InvadeThus, in a plain and unequivocal way, Paul teaches as his Master taught.
aIn Letter Second, Wiseman says: aWitness also the following from Westropp and Wake: aREMAINS OF PAGANISM IN CHRISTIANITY. aAnd they say that the embryo is perfected exactly in the sixth month, that is, in one hundred and eighty days in addition to the two and a half, as Polybus the physician relate
jewelleryThey measure the early centuries by their own jewelleryCHAPTER III
CenterPagan water-worship everywhere was closely associated with sacred rivers Center%u201CA large portion of Maurer%u2019s monograph is devoted to showing how the ceremonies connected with heathen baptism were adopted by the Christian Church, and in tracing to a heathen source the rights and privil