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None of the 4 gospels use the definite article for the words of John that Jesus would baptize in holy breath/spirit (Mat 3:11, Mark 1:8, Luke 3:16, John 1:33). One does not immerse one in a person. The term "baptize in holy breath" or "baptize in holy spirit" (synonymous) is clearly a metaphoric usage. The metaphor is of such a life changing intrusion that ...

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