mention the Donatist Council of 336 only in passing, yet it witnessed Donatus's capitulation to Mauretanian bishops who refused to rebaptize
converts from Catholicism.
19) However, further prosecution did not immediately ensue in any of these settings, perhaps because late in 1531 Melchior Hoffmann forbade his followers to rebaptize
other people for a period of two years.
It would be once again to deny him his humanity, to rebaptize
him in the name of literary criticism.
Cohen's mincing voice and anti-gay message were intended to rebaptize
Poland before its debate on the bill legalizing same-sex civil unions.
We might then subtitle or rebaptize
them as Et quand le roi serait fou?
And with Augustine: 'To rebaptize
a heretical person is entirely a sin, but to rebaptize
a Catholic is a most monstrous crime,' which, consequently, imperial laws in fact forbid.
58) This change of policy against infant baptism was to have far-reaching effects in Brazil, where most evangelical churches still rebaptize
86) The Holmes County ministers, led by Uria Shetler and Yost Miller, were also adamant about the need to rebaptize
Amish converts who did not feel their original confession of faith was genuine, a practice the Weavertown ministers felt was unnecessary.
Because they continue to proselytize Catholics and rebaptize
them, (50) many bishops persist in dismissing Pentecostal churches as sects.
Not to rebaptize
someone who has already received baptism is a
People fought and died over the specifics--over whether it was necessary, for example, to rebaptize
Christians who had denied Christ during the Roman persecutions or whether, as Saint Augustine argued, there is but one Baptism for the forgiveness of sins.
Thus Hodgson stresses Donne's insistence on "the need to rebaptize
the unclean mother" and the consequent power for him "that maternal flesh held in his sacred self-fashionings" (49), while Johnson underlines the way in which Donne uses the occasion of this highly debated rit e to apply his "theology of communal participation to the doctrine of repentance" (98-99).