Revelation Book 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Who are to lay their hands on them in the name of the  Lord & bless them in the name of Christ
There cannot any one be received into this  who have not ariven to the years of accountability before God  & are not capable of repentance
And the way of is to be ministered in the foll owing manner unto all those who Repent whosoever being  called of God & having authority given them of Jesus Christ  shall go down into the water with them & shall say calling  them by name having authority given me of Jesus Christ I  baptize thee in the name of Jesus Christ the Father & of the  Son & of the Holy Ghost amen then Shall he immerse them  in the water & come forth again out of the water And it is  expedient that the Church meet together oft to & the or  shall minister it & after this manner shall he do he shall  kneel with the Church & call upon the Father in mighty  prayer saying O God the Eternal Father we ask thee in the  name of thy son Jesus Christ to Bless & sanctify this bread  to the souls of all those who partake of it that they may eat  in Rememberance of the body of thy son & witness unto  thee O God the Eternal Father that they are willing to take  upon them the name of thy son & always Remember him  & keep his which he hath given them that  they may always have his spirit to be with them amen
The manner of administering the wine Behold they shall  take the cup & say O God the Eternal Father we ask thee  in the name of thy Son Jesus Christ to bless & sanctify this  wine to the souls of all <those> who drink of it that they do it in  Rememberance of the blood of thy Son which was shed for them  that they may witness unto thee O God the Eternal Father  that they do always Remember him that they may have his  spirit to be with them amen
Any member of this Church of Christ transgressing or being  over taken in a fault shall be dealt with according as the  scriptures direct &c [p. 57]
Who are to lay their hands on them in the name of the Lord & bless them in the name of Christ
There cannot any one be received into this who have not ariven to the years of accountability before God & are not capable of repentance
And the way of is to be ministered in the following manner unto all those who Repent whosoever being called of God & having authority given them of Jesus Christ shall go down into the water with them & shall say calling them by name having authority given me of Jesus Christ I baptize thee in the name of the Father & of the Son & of the Holy Ghost amen then Shall he immerse them in the water & come forth again out of the water And it is expedient that the Church meet together oft to & the or shall minister it & after this manner shall he do he shall kneel with the Church & call upon the Father in mighty prayer saying O God the Eternal Father we ask thee in the name of thy son Jesus Christ to Bless & sanctify this bread to the souls of all those who partake of it that they may eat in Rememberance of the body of thy son & witness unto thee O God the Eternal Father that they are willing to take upon them the name of thy son & always Remember him & keep his which he hath given them that they may always have his spirit to be with them amen
The manner of administering the wine Behold they shall take the cup & say O God the Eternal Father we ask thee in the name of thy Son Jesus Christ to bless & sanctify this wine to the souls of all those who drink of it that they do it in Rememberance of the blood of thy Son which was shed for them that they may witness unto thee O God the Eternal Father that they do always Remember him that they may have his spirit to be with them amen
Any member of this Church of Christ transgressing or being over taken in a fault shall be dealt with according as the scriptures direct &c [p. 57]
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