BAPTISM IN THE FAMILY OF GOD
“For your sake we are being slain all the day;
we are looked upon as sheep to be slaughtered.”
No, in all these things we conquer overwhelmingly through him who loved us.
For I am convinced that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor present things,* nor future things, nor powers,d nor height, nor depth,* nor any other creature will be able to separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord.
“The Church does not dispense the sacrament of baptism in order to acquire for herself an increase in membership but in order to consecrate a human being to God and to communicate to that person the divine gift of birth from God.”
"You belong to God, children, and you have conquered them, for the one who is in you is greater than the one who is in the world. "
"So there are three that testify,
the Spirit, the water, and the blood,
and the three are of one accord. "