Rejecting God again Ups? This is getting idolatrous and blasphemous. But it does confirm Baptist practice and their origins in Anabaptist heresy of 16th century. I've been reading an article about the pagan source of "immersionism" in the early church. How this pagan practice was referred to by Tertullian as "sacred rites of heathens." It was a pagan initiation rite which Rome absorbed into its beliefs = RCC _____ WCF.21/1 The light of nature showeth that there is a God, who hath lordship and sovereignty over all; is good, and doeth good unto all; and is therefore to be feared, loved, praised, called upon, trusted in, and served with all the heart, and with all the soul, and with all the might.a But the acceptable way of worshipping the true God is instituted by himself, and so limited to his own revealed will, that he may not be worshipped according to the imaginations and devices of men, or the suggestions of Satan, under any visible representations or any other way not prescribed in the Holy Scripture.b
a. Josh 24:14; Psa 18:3; 31:23; 62:8; 119:68; Jer 10:7; Mark 12:33; Acts 17:24; Rom 1:20; 10:12. â€˘ b. Exod 20:4-6; Deut 4:15-20; 12:32; Mat 4:9-10; 15:9; Acts 17:25; Col 2:23.