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ISSUE: Why does the Catholic Church baptize infants? The Bible says, “He who believes and is baptized will be saved; but he who does not believe will be condemned” (Mk. 16:16). Isn’t active faith in Christ necessary for the Sacrament of Baptism to be valid? RESPONSE: “Baptism has taken the place of circumcision….Therefore, as ‘the soul of the circumcised did not perish from the people’ (Gen. 17:14), so ‘he who has been reborn from water and the Holy Spirit will obtain entrance to the kingdom of heaven’ (Jn. 3:5).” Children, even babies, were not excluded from the Old Covenant. Likewise, … Continue reading