Migrants ‘Express’-Baptized in Swimming Pool to Church of Finland’s Chagrin

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Sputniknews - 17/1/18 Due to high demand among Muslim asylum-seekers wishing to convert to Christianity, "fast-track" baptism procedures have arisen in Finland. In the city of Oulu, a swimming pool has been repurposed for the traditional sacrament. The Church of Finland has been highly critical of the religious innovation, which was pioneered by parishes that don't belong to the Evangelical Lutheran Church, ...