Westminster Larger Catechism – Lord’s Day 41 Q & A 165 Q What is Baptism? A Baptism is a sacrament of the New Testament, wherein Christ has ordained the washing with water in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, to be a sign and seal of ingrafting …

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Westminster Larger Catechism – Lord’s Day 40 Q & A 161 Q How do the sacraments become effectual means of salvation? A The sacraments become effectual means of salvation, not by any power in themselves, or any virtue derived from the piety or intention of him by whom they are administered, but only by the …

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Westminster Larger Catechism – Lord’s Day 38 Q & A 153 Q What does God require of us, that we may escape his wrath and curse due to us by reason of the transgression of the law? A That we may escape the wrath and curse of God due to us by reason of the …

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Westminster Larger Catechism – Lord’s Day 37 Q & A 149 Q Is any man able perfectly to keep the commandments of God? A No man is able, either of himself, or by any grace received in this life, perfectly to keep the commandments of God; but does daily break them in thought, word, and …

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