Article IX

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Confession Confutation Apology [Defense]

1 The ninth article, concerning Baptism – viz. that it is necessary to salvation, and that children ought to be baptized – is approved and accepted, and they are right in condemning the Anabaptists, a most seditious class of men that ought to be banished far from the boundaries of the Roman Empire in order that illustrious Germany may not suffer again such a destructive and sanguinary commotion as she experienced five years ago in the slaughter of so many thousands.

Confession Confutation Apology [Defense]