Dear Brethren, Please permit me to express: Some Thoughts on the Use of Prepositions and Voices Regarding Baptism A. Baptism with a view to      A factor which often leads to misunderstandings regarding the nature and purpose of baptism is that the preposition ‘eis’ which carries the basic meaning ‘with a view to’ is translated by four different English prepositions. Thus Romans 6:3 is rendered, “Know ye not, that so many of us were baptised INTO Jesus Christ were baptised into his death?” Matthew 3:11 is rendered, “I indeed baptise you with water UNTO repentance: but he that cometh after me is mightier than I, whose shoes I am not worthy to bear: he shall baptise you with the Holy Ghost and with fire.” Matthew 28:19… Full Article

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