Heidelberg Catechism

I thought Friday’s would be a good time to go through the Heidelberg Catechism.  It is a great way to become more versed in the truths of the Word of God.  The Catechism is a series of questions and then the Biblical answers.  Read, THINK, and meditate over the weekend on each one.

Q1: What is your only comfort in life and in death?

A. That I, with body and soul, both in life and in death,[1] am not my own,[2] but belong to my faithful Savior Jesus Christ,[3] who with His precious blood [4] has fully satisfied for all my sins,[5] and delivered me from all the power of the devil;[6] and so preserves me[7] that without the will of my heavenly Father not a hair can fall from my head;[8] indeed, that all things must work together for my salvation,[9] and, therefore, by His Holy Spirit, He also assures me of eternal life,[10] and makes me sincerely willing and ready from now on to live unto Him.[11]

[1] Rom 14:7-9; [2] 1 Cor 6:19-20; [3] 1 Cor 3:23Tit 2:14; [4] 1 Pt 1:18-19; [5] 1 Jn 1:72:2;[6] Jn 8:34-36Heb 2:14-151 Jn 3:8; [7] Jn 6:39-4010:27-302 Thes 3:31 Pt 1:5; [8] Mt 10:29-31Lk 21:16-18; [9] Rom 8:28; [10] Rom 8:15-162 Cor 1:21-225:5Eph 1:13-14; [11] Rom 8:14

Have a great weekend!


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