In how many ways is the act of Baptism practised?
Baptism is a Christian rite of admission and adoption, almost invariably with the use of water, into Christianity. It may be performed by sprinkling or pouring water on the head, or by immersing in water either partially or completely. The synoptic gospels recount that John the Baptist baptised Jesus. Baptism is considered a sacrament in most churches, and as an ordinance in others.
Baptism is practiced in 2 different ways. Aspersion is the sprinkling of water on the head, and affusion is the pouring of water over the head.