Does Baptism Save Us?

A lot of people, I mean a lot of people, ask us what we think of baptism as a means of salvation. We’ve addressed this subject on this site a variety of times (try a search for baptism), but we’re addressing it again. Does the Bible teach that baptism saves? Mark 16:16 seems to say that faith plus baptism equals salvation. And other places in Scripture, it seems that baptism is placed before salvation. So what’s the deal? Does baptism save?

Baptism Saves — Or Does It?