'Larger Catechism' Tagged Posts

'Larger Catechism' Tagged Posts

Devotional on Larger Catechism Q&A 36

Devotional on Westminster Larger Catechism Q&A 36 Q&A 36: What are the benefits which in this life do accompany or flow from justification, adoption, and sanctification? A: “The benefits which in this life do accompany or flow from justification, adoption, and sanctification, are, assurance of God’s love, peace of conscience, joy in the Holy Ghost, increase of grace, and perseverance therein to the end.” Reflection The Christian journey, while marked by trials and challenges, is also richly endowed with divine…

Devotional on Larger Catechism Q&A 35

Devotional on Westminster Larger Catechism Q&A 35 Q&A 35: What is sanctification? A: “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.” Reflection Sanctification stands as a profound testament to the grace and power of God in the life of a believer. Unlike justification, which is a one-time act of God declaring us righteous…

Devotional on Larger Catechism Q&A 34

Devotional on Westminster Larger Catechism Q&A 34 Question 34: How was the covenant of grace administered under the Old Testament? Answer: The covenant of grace was administered under the Old Testament by promises, prophecies, sacrifices, circumcision, the paschal lamb, and other types and ordinances, which did all fore-signify Christ then to come, and were for that time sufficient and efficacious, through the operation of the Spirit, to instruct and build up the elect in faith in the promised Messiah, by…