Baptism in lieu of Circumcision

Brother Lipscomb, did Christian baptism come in lieu of circumcision?   It did not. Circumcised persons were baptized, and the children of baptized Jews continued to be circumcised for a long while, and it would be no sin yet. That this is true you may see from the fact that Jewish Christians demanded Gentile Christians… Continue reading Baptism in lieu of Circumcision

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When was Christ Anointed?

When was Christ anointed Prophet, Priest, and King? Christ says: “The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he hath anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor,’’ etc. (Luke 4:18.) The Lord was anointed as a preacher and teacher when the Holy Spirit was given him after his baptism, as is indicated… Continue reading When was Christ Anointed?