Some readers may disagree with the statement which comprises the title of this article. Some may agree with it. But, before you tune me out, I believe there may be more to the question of "Can baptism save you?" than some on both the disagreers camp and the agreers camp may have considered.
As always, the only dependable place to go to determine the truth of any religious matter is to the Word of God. Let us go there, shall we?
The Bible Says We Are Saved by Grace
Paul writes in Ephesians 2:8-9, "For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God: Not of works, lest any man should boast." He writes in 2 Timothy 1:9 that Jesus:
...hath saved us, and called us with an holy calling, not according to our works, but according to his own purpose and grace, which was given us in Christ Jesus before the world began,