Friday, December 15, 2017

‘Westminster Shorter Catechism Weekly Lessons’

Lesson # 87: Repentance unto Life

Wednesday, December 15, 2010 7:44

Lesson # 87—Repentance unto Life aaaa Shorter Catechism Q & A #87 Q. What is repentance unto life? A. Repentance unto life is a saving grace, whereby a sinner, out of a true sense of his sin, and apprehension of the mercy of God in Christ, doth, with grief and hatred and ...

Lesson #86: Faith in Jesus Christ

Wednesday, December 8, 2010 6:00

Lesson #86—Faith in Jesus Christ asaa Shorter Catechism Q & A #86 Q. What is faith in Jesus Christ? A. Faith in Jesus Christ is a saving grace, whereby we receive and rest upon him alone for salvation, as he is offered to us in the gospel. Memorize Q&A—Exposition Why is faith ...

Lesson #85: Escaping the Wrath of God

Wednesday, December 1, 2010 6:00

Lesson #85—Escaping the Wrath of God aa Shorter Catechism Q & A #85 Q. What doth God require of us, that we may escape his wrath and curse due to us for sin? A. To escape the wrath and curse of God due to us for sin, God requireth of us faith ...

Lesson # 84: Sin Deserves God’s Wrath

Wednesday, November 24, 2010 6:00

Lesson # 84—Sin Deserves God’s Wrath aaa Shorter Catechism Q & A #84 Q. What doth every sin deserve? A. Every sin deserveth God’s wrath and curse, both in this life, and that which is to come. Memorize Q & A—Exposition “Sin is any want of conformity unto, or transgression of, the ...

Lesson # 82–83: Breaking the Commandment

Wednesday, November 17, 2010 6:00

Lesson # 82-83—Breaking the Commandment AAA Shorter Catechism Q & A # 82 Q. Is any man able perfectly to keep the commandments of God? A. No mere man since the fall is able in this life perfectly to keep the commandments of God, but doth daily break them in thought, word, ...

Lesson # 79–81: The Tenth Commandment

Wednesday, November 10, 2010 6:04

Lesson # 79–81—The Tenth Commandment aaa Shorter Catechism Q & A # 79 (Memorize) Q. Which is the tenth commandment? A. The tenth commandment is, Thou shalt not covet thy neighbour’s house, thou shalt not covet thy neighbour’s wife, nor his man-servant, nor his maid-servant, nor his ox, nor his ass, nor ...

Lesson #76–78: The Ninth Commandment

Wednesday, November 3, 2010 6:06

Lesson #76–78—The Ninth Commandment aaa Shorter Catechism Q & A # 76 (Memorize) Q. Which is the ninth commandment? A. The ninth commandment is, Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbour. Exodus 20:16 What does it mean? What does it mean to “bear false witness”? It is one who testifies ...

Lesson # 73–75: The Eighth Commandment

Wednesday, October 27, 2010 5:56

Lesson # 73–75: The Eighth Commandment AAA Shorter Catechism Q & A #73 (Memorize) Q. Which is the eighth commandment? A. The eighth Commandment is, Thou shalt not steal. Exodus 20:15 What does it mean? To ‘steal’ means to deceive, to carry away, to get something by craftiness. John Calvin wrote that ...

Lessons # 70–72: The Seventh Commandment

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 6:00

Lessons # 70–72—The Seventh Commandment AA Shorter Catechism Q & A #70 (Memorize) Q. Which is the seventh commandment? A. The Seventh Commandment is, Thou shalt not commit adultery. Exodus 20:14 What does it mean? Adultery means to apostatize (to abandon; impurity: to pollute the moral law of God by thought and ...

Lesson # 67–69: The Sixth Commandment

Wednesday, October 13, 2010 6:00

Lesson # 67–69—The Sixth Commandment aaa Shorter Catechism Q & A #67 (Memorize) Q. Which is the sixth commandment? A. The sixth commandment is, Thou shalt not kill. Exodus 20:13 What does it mean? “Kill” means to put to death, to murder a human being. God has given man the breath ...