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The elements of conversion in the New Testament are repentance, faith, confession, regeneration and baptism.

Outline

The Early Church

Part 3
 

III.  Conversion in the New Testament

A.  Paradigm includes:

1.  Repentance

2.  Faith

3.  Confession

4.  Regeneration

5.  Baptism

B.  Various components are associated.

1.  Baptism and faith (Galatians 3:26-27; Colossians 2:11-12)

2.  Repentance and baptism (Mark 1:4; Acts 2:38)

3.  Faith and regeneration (Galatians 3:2; Ephesians 1:13)

4.  Baptism and regeneration (Titus 3:5; 1 Corinthians 6:11)

5.  Faith and confession (Romans 10:9)

6.  Baptism and confession (Acts 22:16)

7.  Faith and repentance (Acts 20:21; Mark 1:14-15)

8.  Repentance, baptism and regeneration (Acts 2:37-38)

9.  Faith, baptism, regeneration and repentance (Acts 19:2-6)

C.  Salvation is the result of each component.

1.  Through repentance (2 Peter 3:9)

2.  Through faith (Ephesians 2:8-9)

3.  Through confession (Romans 10:9, 13)

4.  Through regeneration (Titus 3:5)

5.  Through baptism (1 Peter 3:21)

D.  Justification comes through various components.

1.  Through faith (Romans 3:28; 5:1)

2.  Through baptism (1 Corinthians 6:11)

E.  Forgiveness comes through various components.

1.  Through faith (Acts 2:38; 22:16)

2.  Through baptism (Acts 10:43; 26:18)

3.  Through repentance (Luke 24:47)