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Torrey's Topical Textbook
As administered by John
Mt 3:5-12; Joh 3:23; Ac 13:24; 19:4.
Sanctioned by Christ's submission to it
Mt 3:13-15; Lu 3:21.
Adopted by Christ
Joh 3:22; 4:1,2.
Appointed an ordinance of the Christian church
Mt 28:19,20; Mr 16:15,16.
To be administered in the name of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit
Water, the outward and visible sign in
Ac 8:36; 10:47.
Regeneration, the inward and spiritual grace of
Joh 3:3,5,6; Ro 6:3,4,11.
Remission of sins, signified by
Ac 2:38; 22:16.
Unity of the Church effected by
1Co 12:13; Ga 3:27,28.
Confession of sin necessary to
Repentance necessary to
Faith necessary to
Ac 8:37; 18:8.
There is but one
Administered by immersing the whole body of the person in water
Mt 3:16; Ac 8:38,39.
Emblematic of the influences of the Holy Spirit
Mt 3:11; Tit 3:5.
1Co 10:2; 1Pe 3:20,21.
Baptism With the Holy Spirit.
Created by God
Ge 1:24,25; 2:19.
Creation of, exhibits God's power
Made for the praise and glory of God
Differ in flesh from birds and fishes
Herb of the field given to, for food
Power over, given to man
Ge 1:26,28; Ps 8:7.
Instinctively fear man
Received their names from Adam
Given to man for food after the flood
Not to be eaten alive or with blood
Ge 9:4; De 12:16,23.
That died naturally or were torn, not to be eaten
Ex 22:31; Le 17:15; 22:8.
Supply clothing to man
Ge 3:21; Job 31:20.
The property of God
Subjects of God's care
Ps 36:6; 104:10,11.
Many kinds of, noisome and destructive
Le 26:6; Eze 5:17.
Many kinds of, domestic
Ge 36:6; 45:17.
Lessons of wisdom to be learned from
Liable to diseases
Frequently suffered on account of the sins of men
Joe 1:18,20; Hag 1:11.
Often cut off for the sins of men
Ge 6:7; 7:23; Ex 11:5; Ho 4:3.
Early distinguished into clean and unclean
No likeness of, to be worshipped
Representations of, worshipped by the heathen
History of, written by Solomon
Often used as instruments of punishment
Le 26:22; De 32:24; Jer 15:3; Eze 5:17.
Man by nature no better than