World Wide Study Bible


a Bible passage

Click a verse to see commentary
16(I did baptize also the household of Stephanas; beyond that, I do not know whether I baptized anyone else.)

Select a resource above

16. household of Stephanas—"The first-fruits of Achaia," that is, among the first converted there (1Co 16:15, 17). It is likely that such "households" included infants (Ac 16:33). The history of the Church favors this view, as infant baptism was the usage from the earliest ages.