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15, finally, Schmemann weighs in regarding the use and meaning of Symbol by stating that The purpose and function of the symbol is not to illustrate but rather to manifest and to communicate what is manifested. 41 Calvin accepted the practice of paedobaptism because it put God in the correct position as the grace-giver. Personal faith was taken out of the equation, leaving the ceremony itself to grant grace to the recipient.
3, robert Webber states, The nature of faith demands the transformation of supernatural concepts into visible images and symbols. Nonetheless, you are told to stretch out your hand, and to address the devil as if he were before you: I renounce you, Satan.