All Resources on Baptism

Believer Baptism and Mental Disabilities

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 305, Pastor John discusses how he thinks through baptizing those with disabilities.

How Do Circumcision and Baptism Correspond?

Romans 4:9-12

Sermons

by John Piper

The way God constituted his people under the old covenant is different than how he does it today.

Christ Did Not Send Me to Baptize

1 Corinthians 1:10-17

Sermons

by John Piper

Baptism is an act of obedience to the command of Jesus (Matthew 28:19, 20). And for that very reason it should never divert our attention away from Christ onto a man. It should express our desire to rely on Christ alone for salvation and to boast only in him.

Was I Really Baptized If the Person Who Baptized Me Turned Out Not to Be a Believer?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper reminds us that baptism is primarliy about the heart of the person being baptized.

What Is Baptism, and How Important Is It?

Colossians 2:8-15

Sermons

by John Piper

The drama of baptism gets its meaning from the gospel.

How Old Is Infant Baptism?

Articles

by John Piper

What do the biblical references to "households" being baptized mean?

Lutheran, Episcopal and Catholic Views of Infant Baptism

Articles

by John Piper

Summaries of how three major traditions view and practice infant baptism.

“There Was Much Water There” (in Minneapolis)

Why a Series on Baptism?

Articles

by John Piper

Five reasons why Pastor John is going to preach a sermon series on baptism.

What Baptism Portrays

Romans 5:20 - 6:4

Sermons

by John Piper

I Baptize You with Water

The Baptism of John

Matthew 3

Sermons

by John Piper

What was significant about John's baptism, and how does it relate to the way we baptize today?

Go and Make Disciples, Baptizing Them...

Matthew 28:18-20

Sermons

by John Piper

When we make disciples, we bid people to come and die to their old, destructive ways and to live for Jesus, who loved them and gave himself for them.

Strengthened to Suffer: Christ, Noah, and Baptism

1 Peter 3:18-22

Sermons

by John Piper

The Son of Man came not to be served, but to serve and to give his life as a ransom for many. Let's follow him.

Thoughts on Baptism

Sunday Evening Message

Sermons

by John Piper

Baptism gives expression to our faith that we are God's from head to toe.

A Celebration of Baptism

Acts 2:36-42

Sermons

by John Piper

What counts in the new people is not who your parents are but whom you live for; and therefore a new symbol for the new covenant people is given, baptism.