What is Baptism?
by Paige Patterson
This publication by Southwestern Seminary President Paige Patterson offers a brief look into the question of baptism. Diving into some of the key Scripture references to baptism in the New Testament, “What is Baptism” examines the mode of baptism as well as the relationship between baptism and salvation.
About the Author
Paige Patterson served as president and professor of theology at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas, from 2003-2018. He previously served as president of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, North Carolina, and president of Criswell College in Dallas. He has authored commentaries on 1 Corinthians, 1 Peter, Titus, and Revelation, as well as numerous articles on various aspects of theology.