Baptism is God graspable. It is the same thing for us that wrapping Jesus in swaddling clothes was for Mary. It is God hiding in a place where he can be pure promise, leading us through death right into the arms of the resurrected Lord.
Word & World
Paulson, Steven D. “Graspable God.” Word & World 32, no. 1 (2012): 51–62.
Paulson, Steven D., "Graspable God" (2012). Faculty Publications. 161.