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Classic Baptism


Wm. Rutter & Co. 1875

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Sprinkle, dip, plunge, immerse—all are words associated with the act of baptism. Classic Baptism explores the nuances of the Greek and Latin terms for the word baptism, taking the reader back to the origins and significance of the word. Combined with Logos Bible Software’s fabulous selection of lexicons, this resource will greatly assist you in your original language studies.

Rich with biblical insight and scriptural references, Logos’ edition of Classic Baptism is essential for anyone wishing to gain a well-rounded and thorough grasp of this much-debated topic. A great addition to any theological collection, this resource proves to be especially accessible in electronic format. As you read Classic Baptism in Logos Bible Software, you can double-click on any word in any language for a match in your preferred lexicons.

Key Features

  • Linguistical analysis of the word “baptism”
  • Examination of the nature of classic baptism

Product Details

  • Title: Classic Baptism
  • Author: James Wilkinson Dale
  • Publisher: William Rutter & Co.
  • Publication Date: 1876
  • Pages: 403

About James Wilkinson Dale

James Wilkinson Dale (1812–1881) was born in Delaware. A graduate of University of Pennsylvania, he went on to study theology and medicine at Andover, Princeton, and then University of Pennsylvania once again. Involved with both the American Bible Society and the temperance movement, Dale also became an ordained pastor. He is best known for his highly academic writings on the subject of baptism.