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Modern Christianity Beliefs

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Modern Christianity has many unique practices. Looking at all the practices of modern Christianity, I believe that one practice that is more unique and important is baptism. Baptism, “at its most basic, it involves application of or immersion in water, a blessing, and the pronouncement, "I baptize you in the name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit." (Religion Facts, 2016). Baptism can also be performed on infants, as it involves sprinkling water over the infant’s head and giving it the same blessing. Religions that perform infant baptisms are Catholic, Orthodox, Presbyterian, Methodist, and Lutheran churches. Some religions will not baptize a child until a certain age (8 years old) at which that child can be held accountable for their
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