Saint Augustine developed the concept of original sin, so there needs to be a way of removing that sin, or logic would say that no-one can ever go to heaven. People believe that by means of baptism, that sin is removed.
Asked in Relationships
How do the bonds of attachment form between parents and infants?
Psychologists believe that initially infants become attached to people who provide them with nourishment. ...
Asked in Religion & Spirituality
Why are catholic infants baptised?
Because when the Christian church first started they would baptize adults, but when the starting proselytizing to people of other religions, the people they would convert already had families(including children and babies). So the church decided to just start baptizing babies for convenience and soon it become a tradition. ...
Asked in John the Baptist
Who did John the Baptist baptize?
John the Baptist was a Christian prophet, who began baptizing people in the Jordan River prior to Jesus' ministry. John the Baptist baptized many people, but he was arrested and beheaded for baptizing one famous person: Jesus Christ. ...
Asked in CPR
CPR compression ratio for infants and child?
The CPR compression ratio for infants and children is 30 compressions to 2 breaths. 2 people CPR compression ratio for infants is 15 compressions to 2 breaths. 2 people CPR compression ratio for children is 30 compressions to 2 breaths. ...
Asked in Jesus Christ
What is the name of the people who believe in Jesus Christ and follow His teaching?
disciples there were 12 In addition to the original 12 Disciples identified in the Gospels, all people through the centuries who have believed in Jesus or who believe now are called Christians. These followers of Jesus can also be called "the Church," "disciples," and "believers." The original 12 are also known as the Twelve Apostles or simply as "the Twelve." ...
Asked in Judaism
What is Torah to Muslims?
A book of God. However, even though Muslims believe that the Torah is a book of God...they only believe in the original one; not the one that has been corrupted. Also, they don't believe that the Torah is for them because it was sent for that specific time and people and their lifestyles then; while the Qur'an has been sent for all of time and all people. ...
Can you set a new date for you renewal of vows and it becomes your new anniversary?
I believe most people celebrate the original date unless the renewing of vows is more significant. Personally, I would go with the original date for anniversaries etc. ...
Asked in Saints, Virgin Mary
Why don't people believe in the Immaculate Conception?
Most Protestants believe that Mary was freed from Original Sin at the same time as everyone else. Catholics say that she was conceived free from Original Sin by the future grace that was obtained by the redemption. Catholics don't believe that Jesus would have spent his first nine months in the body of someone who was under the power of the evil, especially since people are forbidden by the Bible to receive Communion while in the state of serious sin. ...
Asked in Religion & Spirituality
What religion is yasin bey?
He is Muslim but does not follow every word in the religious texts. He believes (and is right to believe) that religious texts are not original and have been altered by man through the ages. He encourages people to believe in whichever religion they like but don't follow every word in religious texts because they are not original any more. ...