What distinct purpose did Christ have in giving Himself for the church?

Answer

"Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the church, and gave Himself for it; that He might
sanctify and cleanse it with the washing of water by the Word." Eph. 5: 25, 26.
 


Into whose name are believers to be baptized?
What kind of church would He thus be able to present to Himself?
What did the prophet see in this vision?
What was Christ's custom respecting the Sabbath?
What takes place under the seventh plague?
By what are we to try them?
What warning has been given us through the Apostle Peter?

Questions & Answers are from the book Bible Readings for the Home Circle