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LONDON:

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IN our Baptism a great and wonderful change came upon us,-we passed from an old state into a new; from the lineage of the first Adam, who sinned and died, into the family of the second Adam, who is sinless, and the Lord of life eternal. Once we were in the old creation, which daily perisheth; now we are in the new, which, day by day, draws onward to its perfection. In Baptism we received the remission of our sins; we were grafted into the fellowship of those that are justified in the righteousness of Christ; we were admitted to a covenant of peace, and a relation of forgiveness with God. Not only the guilt of our fallen state, and of the sin that is by nature in us, but the swervings and transgressions which spring from that inward sinfulness, if repented of, were in

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