|C.N. Douglas, comp. Forty Thousand Quotations: Prose and Poetical. 1917.|
| Only what coronation is in an earthly way, baptism is in a heavenly way; Gods authoritative declaration in material form of a spiritual reality.|
F. W. Robertson.
| What is baptism but a declaration of our misery by sin, our need of Christ, and a badge of our belonging to Him.|
W. D. Paden.