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 Child,Child of the Cord. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Child of God (A),
 
in the Anglican and Catholic Church, means one who has been baptised; others consider the phrase to mean one converted by special grace and adopted into the holy family of God’s Church.   1
        “In my baptism, wherein I was made a member of Christ, the child of God, and an inheritor of the Kingdom of Heaven.”—Church Catechism.
 


 Child,Child of the Cord. 

 
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