The Treatise on the Symbolics of Baptism
and the Elements.
Fragments of the
Coptic text with English translation in Alla I. Elanskaya:
The Literary Coptic Manuscripts in the
A. S. Pushkin State Fine Arts Museum in Moscow,
[Leiden: E. J. Brill, 1994], p. 167.
- ABOUT: History:
- Henry F. Brown:
Baptism through the Centuries, (1965).
Mountain View, Calif.: Pacific, 1965. Slight Protestant
(possibly Baptist) slant.
- ABOUT: History: Regional:
- T. C. Akeley:
Christian Initiation in Spain, c. 300-1100, (1967).
London: Darton, Longman & Todd, 1967.
- Thomas M. Finn:
Early Christian Baptism and the Catechumenate --
Italy, North Africa, and Egypt, (1992).
Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 1992.
- INFANT BAPTISM: In defence of:
- Oscar Cullmann:
Baptism in the New Testament, (1950).
London: SCM, 1961. Protestant author.
- THE BAPTISM OF THE APOSTLES:
The fact that Scripture does not expressly
mention the apostles being baptised with water has drawn
some comment over the centuries.
Fragmentary; also attributed to Theodoret
- St. Sophronius of Jerusalem:
De baptismate Apostolorum
(On the Baptism of the Apostles).
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