This Week’s Catechism

Catechism Supplement

Q11. What are the two parts of the Bible?

Law and gospel. Rom. 10:5-6; Gal. 3:12.

Q12. What is law?

God’s commands. Lev. 18:5.

Q13. Where do we find the law in scripture?

In the Old and New Testaments.

Q14. What is gospel?

God’s promises fulfilled in the cross and resurrection of Jesus Christ.

Q15. Where is the gospel found in the Bible?

In type, shadow, and promise in the Old Testament and fulfillment in the person and work of Christ in the New Testament. Gen. 3:15; Col. 2:16-17; Heb. 8:5, 10:1.

Westminster Shorter Catechism

Q. 106. What do we pray for in the sixth petition?
A. In the sixth petition (which is, And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil[o]) we pray, That God would either keep us from being tempted to sin,[p] or support and deliver us when we are tempted.[q]

[o] Matt. 6:13.
[p] Matt. 26:41.
[q] 2 Cor. 12:7,8.

Psalm of the month – 126B

Memory Verse

Psalm 19:13
Also keep back Your servant from presumptuous sins; Let them not rule over me; Then I will be blameless, And I shall be acquitted of great transgression.


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