The Westminster Assembly's Shorter Catechism Explained (Google eBook)

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John & Peter Wilson, 1792 - Westminster Assembly
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Page 254 - In the first petition, which is, "Hallowed be thy name," we pray, that God would enable us and others to glorify him in all that whereby he maketh himself known, and that he would dispose all things to his own glory. Q,. 102. What do we pray for in the second petition? A. In the second petition, which is,
Page 278 - ... shall a trumpet be blown in the city, and the people not be afraid? shall there be evil in a city, and the Lord hath not done it?
Page 109 - God hath (mark, hath) everlasting life (ver. 36). So these believers have everlasting life while they are upon the earth. And, He that believeth on Christ is not condemned, but he that believeth not is condemned already, and the wrath of God abideth on him.
Page 213 - Sanctification is the work of God's free grace, whereby we are renewed in the whole man after the image of God, and are enabled more and more to die unto sin, and live unto righteousness.
Page 229 - The Lord's supper is a sacrament wherein, by giving and receiving bread and wine according to Christ's appointment, his death is showed forth, and the worthy receivers are not after a corporal and carnal manner, but by faith, made partakers of his body and blood, with all his benefits, to their spiritual nourishment and growth in grace.
Page 19 - For the law having a shadow of good things to come, and not the very image of the things, can never with those sacrifices which they offered year by year continually make the comers thereunto perfect.
Page 262 - A. In the third petition, which is, " Thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven," we pray that God by his grace would make us able and willing to know, obey, and submit to his will in all things, as the angels do in heaven. Q. 104. What do we pray for in the fourth petition ? A. In the fourth petition, which is, " Give us this day our daily bread...
Page 86 - Q. 56. What is the reason annexed to the third commandment? A. The reason annexed to the third commandment is, that however the breakers of this commandment may escape punishment from men, yet the Lord our God will not suffer them to escape his righteous judgment Q.
Page 219 - Therefore we are buried with him by baptifm into death: that like as Chrift was raifed up from the dead by the glory of the Father, even fo we alfo (hould walk in newnefs of life.
Page 8 - God alone is Lord of the conscience, and hath left it free from the doctrines and commandments of men which are in any thing contrary to his word, or beside it, in matters of faith or worship.

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