A Reply to a Pamphlet, Entitled, the Protestant Flail; In Further Vindication of Bishop Taylor

A Reply to a Pamphlet, Entitled, the Protestant Flail; In Further Vindication of Bishop Taylor

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1735 edition. Excerpt: ...Opinion both he and we mud continue, till he hath proved, by other Sufficient Arguments, that St. Peter did not underftaud Matt. xxviii. 19. of WaterBaptifm. W H E N he repeats the fame Obfervation in p. jj, viz. " That Peter commanded them to be baptized in tls ' Name of the Lord, but not, as we obferved before, if "the Name of the Father, Son, and Holy GhoftJ' he adds. ' Whatever, therefore, were his Rcafons for commanding "thofe Cientiles to be baptized with Water, be atied nof "in Conformity to Chnft's Command, Jatt. xxviii. 19, "and confequently to-k not the Words of that Text to be, f4 a Precept about Wqter-Baptifm" T H At is, tho' no Account can be given how St. Peter came to do fuch a thing as baptize with Water, unlefs it be that he underftood Matt. xxviii. 19, 'of Water-Baptifm, and a&cd in Conformity to tha? Command; yet we rrinfl not fuppofe him to have afted in Conformity to that Precept, left we beobligefl alfo to confefs thaf he uncjerftood that Text of Wa, ter-Baptifm. '- 'And what will the Quakers not fay, rather that) admit bptl)!Vjr(t cr and Form iu any Chrilliau Baptifin ' recorded in Seripture. When we produce our Saviour's Commiflion, they tell us tbtre is -o mention of Water m it. When we produce undeniable Inftances of Water in the Baptifms of Converts to (Jhriilianity, they tell us there is too mention of the torm of Words actor ding to the Cotumiffioa. When we reply, that it is not to be fuppofed that the ApolHes fhould ufe any other Form than that which Chrill gave them, then they tell us that theApoftles, even when they baptized p. 19. with Water, did --t oil in Conformity to the Command ix Matt. xxviii. 19. Wnen we anfwer, that then no Account can be given...show more

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