Why I Changed My Mind on Infant Baptism

“Let us give thanks unto Almighty God for these benefits; and with one accord make our prayers unto him, that our children may lead the rest of their lives according to this beginning.” (Anglican Ministration of Holy Baptism) Introduction On August 14th, 2011 (several years before I came into full communion with the Catholic Church), my…

What the Earliest Non-Biblical Authors Say About Evangelicalism

Introduction The popular Evangelical apologist J. Warner Wallace wrote an article titled What the Earliest Non-Biblical Authors Say About Jesus. Wallace begins by posing the intriguing question: “What would we know about Jesus if we lost every Biblical manuscript on the planet?” Wallace goes on to survey “the accounts of those early Christians who learned directly from the Biblical authors.”…

Born Again by Water and Spirit

Introduction How are people born again? This question was prompted when Jesus made a mysterious comment to a Pharisee named Nicodemus: “Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is born again he cannot see the kingdom of God.” (John 3:3) When Nicodemus expressed his confusion, Jesus gave what might seem like an even more cryptic reply:…