The Cause of Our Sin and Misery

The Heidelberg Catechism: Lord's Day 36. Question: Did God, then, create man so wicked and perverse? Answer: No, on the contrary, God created man good[1] and in His image,[2] that is, in true righteousness and holiness,[3] so that he might rightly know God His Creator,[4] heartily love Him, and live with Him in eternal blessedness to praise and glorify …

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My Only Comfort in Life and Death

The Heidelberg Catechism: Lord's Day 1 *Guilt * Grace * Gratitude1. Question: What is your only comfort in life and death? Answer: That I am not my own,[1] but belong with body and soul, both in life and in death,[2] to my faithful Saviour Jesus Christ.[3] He has fully paid for all my sins with His precious blood, and …

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