To graduate, everyone at Oxford College of Emory University had to take drown-proofing. And most everyone dreaded it.
|Norman Rockwell’s “The Swimming Hole”|
|Tony Frissell’s “Lady in the Water”|
Along with many other denominations, we Episcopalians minimize the shock of Baptism. We sprinkle baptismal candidates instead of fully immersing them.
|Albert Bloch’s “Jordan”|