II. Baptism in the Economy of Salvation
1220 If water springing up from the earth symbolizes life, the water of the sea is a symbol of death and so can represent the mystery of the cross. By this symbolism Baptism signifies communion with Christ’s death.
  • PART TWO: THE CELEBRATION OF THE CHRISTIAN MYSTERY
    • SECTION TWO THE SEVEN SACRAMENTS OF THE CHURCH
      • CHAPTER ONE THE SACRAMENTS OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION
        • Article 1 THE SACRAMENT OF BAPTISM
          • II. Baptism in the Economy of Salvation


  • From The Catechism of the Catholic Church – rosary.team


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