BAPTISM REFERENCES IN THE BIBLE

(Mat 3:6) and were baptized by him in the Jordan, confessing their sins.

 

(Mat 3:11) "I indeed baptize you with water unto repentance, but He who is coming after me is mightier than I, whose sandals I am not worthy to carry. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire.

 

(Mat 3:13) Then Jesus came from Galilee to John at the Jordan to be baptized by him.

 

(Mat 3:14) And John tried to prevent Him, saying, "I need to be baptized by You, and are You coming to me?"

 

(Mat 3:16) When He had been baptized, Jesus came up immediately from the water; and behold, the heavens were opened to Him, and He saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and alighting upon Him.

 

(Mat 20:22) But Jesus answered and said, "You do not know what you ask. Are you able to drink the cup that I am about to drink, and be baptized with the baptism that I am baptized with?" They said to Him, "We are able."

 

(Mat 20:23) So He said to them, "You will indeed drink My cup, and be baptized with the baptism that I am baptized with; but to sit on My right hand and on My left is not Mine to give, but it is for those for whom it is prepared by My Father."

 

(Mat 21:25) "The baptism of John; where was it from? From heaven or from men?" And they reasoned among themselves, saying, "If we say, 'From heaven,' He will say to us, 'Why then did you not believe him?'

 

(Mat 28:19) "Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,

 

(Mark 1:4) John came baptizing in the wilderness and preaching a baptism of repentance for the remission of sins.

 

(Mark 1:5) Then all the land of Judea, and those from Jerusalem, went out to him and were all baptized by him in the Jordan River, confessing their sins.

 

(Mark 1:8) "I indeed baptized you with water, but He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit."

 

(Mark 1:9) It came to pass in those days that Jesus came from Nazareth of Galilee, and was baptized by John in the Jordan.

 

(Mark 10:38) But Jesus said to them, "You do not know what you ask. Are you able to drink the cup that I drink, and be baptized with the baptism that I am baptized with?"

 

(Mark 10:39) They said to Him, "We are able." So Jesus said to them, "You will indeed drink the cup that I drink, and with the baptism I am baptized with you will be baptized;

 

(Mark 11:30) "The baptism of John; was it from heaven or from men? Answer Me."

 

(Mark 16:16) "He who believes and is baptized will be saved; but he who does not believe will be condemned.

 

(Luke 3:3) And he went into all the region around the Jordan, preaching a baptism of repentance for the remission of sins,

 

(Luke 3:7) Then he said to the multitudes that came out to be baptized by him, "Brood of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the wrath to come?

 

(Luke 3:12) Then tax collectors also came to be baptized, and said to him, "Teacher, what shall we do?"

 

(Luke 3:16) John answered, saying to all, "I indeed baptize you with water; but One mightier than I is coming, whose sandal strap I am not worthy to loose. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire.

 

(Luke 3:21) When all the people were baptized, it came to pass that Jesus also was baptized; and while He prayed, the heaven was opened.

 

(Luke 7:29) And when all the people heard Him, even the tax collectors justified God, having been baptized with the baptism of John.

 

(Luke 7:30) But the Pharisees and lawyers rejected the will of God for themselves, not having been baptized by him.

 

(Luke 12:50) "But I have a baptism to be baptized with, and how distressed I am till it is accomplished!

 

(Luke 20:4) "The baptism of John; was it from heaven or from men?"

 

(John 1:25) And they asked him, saying, "Why then do you baptize if you are not the Christ, nor Elijah, nor the Prophet?"

 

(John 1:26) John answered them, saying, "I baptize with water, but there stands One among you whom you do not know.

 

(John 1:28) These things were done in Bethabara beyond the Jordan, where John was baptizing.

 

(John 1:31) "I did not know Him; but that He should be revealed to Israel, therefore I came baptizing with water."

 

(John 1:33) "I did not know Him, but He who sent me to baptize with water said to me, 'Upon whom you see the Spirit descending, and remaining on Him, this is He who baptizes with the Holy Spirit.'

 

(John 3:22) After these things Jesus and His disciples came into the land of Judea, and there He remained with them and baptized.

 

(John 3:23) Now John also was baptizing in Aenon near Salim, because there was much water there. And they came and were baptized.

 

(John 3:26) And they came to John and said to him, "Rabbi, He who was with you beyond the Jordan, to whom you have testified; behold, He is baptizing, and all are coming to Him!"

 

(John 4:1) Therefore, when the Lord knew that the Pharisees had heard that Jesus made and baptized more disciples than John

 

(John 4:2) (though Jesus Himself did not baptize, but His disciples),

 

(John 10:40) And He went away again beyond the Jordan to the place where John was baptizing at first, and there He stayed.

 

(Acts 1:5) "for John truly baptized with water, but you shall be baptized with the Holy Spirit not many days from now."

 

(Acts 1:22) "beginning from the baptism of John to that day when He was taken up from us, one of these must become a witness with us of His resurrection."

 

(Acts 2:38) Then Peter said to them, "Repent, and let every one of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins; and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.

 

(Acts 2:41) Then those who gladly received his word were baptized; and that day about three thousand souls were added to them.

 

(Acts 8:12) But when they believed Philip as he preached the things concerning the kingdom of God and the name of Jesus Christ, both men and women were baptized.

 

(Acts 8:13) Then Simon himself also believed; and when he was baptized he continued with Philip, and was amazed, seeing the miracles and signs which were done.

 

(Acts 8:16) For as yet He had fallen upon none of them. They had only been baptized in the name of the Lord Jesus.

 

(Acts 8:36) Now as they went down the road, they came to some water. And the eunuch said, "See, here is water. What hinders me from being baptized?"

 

(Acts 8:38) So he commanded the chariot to stand still. And both Philip and the eunuch went down into the water, and he baptized him.

 

(Acts 9:18) Immediately there fell from his eyes something like scales, and he received his sight at once; and he arose and was baptized.

 

(Acts 10:37) "that word you know, which was proclaimed throughout all Judea, and began from Galilee after the baptism which John preached:

 

(Acts 10:47) "Can anyone forbid water, that these should not be baptized who have received the Holy Spirit just as we have?"

 

(Acts 10:48) And he commanded them to be baptized in the name of the Lord. Then they asked him to stay a few days.

 

(Acts 11:16) "Then I remembered the word of the Lord, how He said, 'John indeed baptized with water, but you shall be baptized with the Holy Spirit.'

 

(Acts 13:24) "after John had first preached, before His coming, the baptism of repentance to all the people of Israel.

 

(Acts 16:15) And when she and her household were baptized, she begged us, saying, "If you have judged me to be faithful to the Lord, come to my house and stay." So she persuaded us.

 

(Acts 16:33) And he took them the same hour of the night and washed their stripes. And immediately he and all his family were baptized.

 

(Acts 18:8) Then Crispus, the ruler of the synagogue, believed on the Lord with all his household. And many of the Corinthians, hearing, believed and were baptized.

 

(Acts 18:25) This man had been instructed in the way of the Lord; and being fervent in spirit, he spoke and taught accurately the things of the Lord, though he knew only the baptism of John.

 

(Acts 19:3) And he said to them, "Into what then were you baptized?" So they said, "Into John's baptism."

 

(Acts 19:4) Then Paul said, "John indeed baptized with a baptism of repentance, saying to the people that they should believe on Him who would come after him, that is, on Christ Jesus."

 

(Acts 19:5) When they heard this, they were baptized in the name of the Lord Jesus.

 

(Acts 22:16) 'And now why are you waiting? Arise and be baptized, and wash away your sins, calling on the name of the Lord.'

 

(Rom 6:3) Or do you not know that as many of us as were baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into His death?

 

(Rom 6:4) Therefore we were buried with Him through baptism into death, that just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, even so we also should walk in newness of life.

 

(1 Cor 1:13) Is Christ divided? Was Paul crucified for you? Or were you baptized in the name of Paul?

 

(1 Cor 1:14) I thank God that I baptized none of you except Crispus and Gaius,

 

(1 Cor 1:15) lest anyone should say that I had baptized in my own name.

 

(1 Cor 1:16) Yes, I also baptized the household of Stephanas. Besides, I do not know whether I baptized any other.

 

(1 Cor 1:17) For Christ did not send me to baptize, but to preach the gospel, not with wisdom of words, lest the cross of Christ should be made of no effect.

 

(1 Cor 10:2) all were baptized into Moses in the cloud and in the sea,

 

(1 Cor 12:13) For by one Spirit we were all baptized into one body; whether Jews or Greeks, whether slaves or free; and have all been made to drink into one Spirit.

 

(1 Cor 15:29) Otherwise, what will they do who are baptized for the dead, if the dead do not rise at all? Why then are they baptized for the dead?

 

(Gal 3:27) For as many of you as were baptized into Christ have put on Christ.

 

(Eph 4:5) one Lord, one faith, one baptism;

 

(Col 2:12) buried with Him in baptism, in which you also were raised with Him through faith in the working of God, who raised Him from the dead.

 

(Heb 6:1-2) Therefore, leaving the discussion of the elementary principles of Christ, let us go on to perfection, not laying again the foundation of repentance from dead works and of faith toward God, of the doctrine of baptisms, of laying on of hands, of resurrection of the dead, and of eternal judgment.

 

(1 Pet 3:21-22) There is also an antitype which now saves us; baptism (not the removal of the filth of the flesh, but the answer of a good conscience toward God), through the resurrection of Jesus Christ, who has gone into heaven and is at the right hand of God, angels and authorities and powers having been made subject to Him.

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