Westminster Confession Of Faith – Lord’s Day 37 Chapter 22 – Of Lawful Oaths and Vows (Paragraphs 1-3) I. A lawful oath is a part of religious worship, wherein upon just occasion, the person swearing solemnly calls God to witness what he asserts or promises; and to judge him according to the truth or falsehood …

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Westminster Confession Of Faith – Lord’s Day 33  Chapter 20 – Of Christian Liberty, and Liberty of Conscience I. The liberty which Christ has purchased for believers under the gospel consists in their freedom from the guilt of sin, the condemning wrath of God, the curse of the moral law; and in their being …

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Westminster Confession Of Faith – Lord’s Day 32 Chapter 19 – Of the Law of God (Cont.) (Paragraphs 6-7) VI. Although true believers be not under the law as a covenant of works, to be thereby justified or condemned; yet is it of great use to them, as well as to others; in that, as …

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Westminster Confession Of Faith – Lord’s Day 31 Chapter 19 – Of the Law of God (Cont.) (Paragraphs 3-5) III. Besides this law, commonly called moral, God was pleased to give to the people of Israel, as a Church under age, ceremonial laws, containing several typical ordinances, partly of worship, prefiguring Christ, his graces, actions, …

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