17 Baptism Quotes and Bible Verses About Baptism

Baptism is an important part of the Christian faith regardless of the specific denomination. If you or your child is about to get Baptized, here are 17 Baptism Quotes and bible Verses About Baptism to help you understand the importance of the ceremony and to help you get mentally ready. Baptism is not just a ritual – if religious faith is a big part of your life, your baptism is a commitment to that faith and its tenets. We hope that you enjoy the Baptism Quotes that we collected here today.

17 Baptism Quotes and Baptism Bible Verses

Baptism Quotes 1

Baptism is not only a sacrament of our union with Christ; it is also a sacrament of our communion as the body of Christ.

Michael Horton


One Lord, one faith, one baptism,

Ephesians 4:5


In baptism, new Christians become part of a body of fellow believers who are called to spiritually encourage one another and hold one another responsible for consistent Christian living.

Tony Compolo


Jesus said, ‘Except a man be born of water and of the spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom of God.’ There are no exceptions. Baptism is a necessary ordinance.

Gordon B. Hinckle


The Holy Ghost is manifested to men and women on the earth both as the power and as the gift of the Holy Ghost. The power can come upon a person before baptism; it is the convincing witness that Jesus Christ is our Savior and Redeemer.

David A. Bednar


Baptism Quotes 2

Beginning from the baptism of John, to that same day that he was taken up from us, must one be ordained to be a witness with us of his resurrection.

 Acts 1:22


And I knew him not: but he that sent me to baptize with water, the same said to me, On whom you shall see the Spirit descending, and remaining on him, the same is he which baptizes with the Holy Ghost.

John 1:33


The full benefit of forgiveness of sin through the Savior’s Atonement begins with repentance and baptism and then expands upon receiving the Holy Ghost.

James E. Faust


The Lord will bless us with more baptisms if you make sure the ones you have are going to keep their commitments. The Lord will not prepare more people for baptism if we are not converting the ones we have.

Richard G. Scott


If you accept the belief that baptism incorporates us in the mystical body of Christ, into the divine DNA, then you might say that the Holy Spirit is present in each of us, and thus we have the capacity for the fullness of redemption, of transformation.

Thomas Keating


Baptism Quotes 4

All of us who desire the kingdom of God are, by the Lord’s decree, under an equal and rigorous necessity of seeking after the grace of Baptism.

Saint Basil


Baptism Quotes 3

Then they that gladly received his word were baptized: and the same day there were added to them about three thousand souls.

 Acts 2:41


Know you not, that so many of us as were baptized into Jesus Christ were baptized into his death?

 Romans 6:3