New City Catechism, Q34

Q34: Since we are redeemed by grace alone, through Christ alone, must we still do good works and obey God’s Word?  A: Yes, because Christ, having redeemed us by his blood, also renews us by his Spirit; so that our lives may show love and gratitude to God; so...

New City Catechism, Q33

Q33: Should those who have faith in Christ seek their salvation through their own works, or anywhere else? A: No, they should not, as everything necessary to salvation is found in Christ. To seek salvation through good works is a denial that Christ is the...

Q33 – Should we try to earn salvation?

Q33: Should those who have faith in Christ seek their salvation through their own works, or anywhere else? A: No, they should not, as everything necessary to salvation is found in Christ. To seek salvation through good works is a denial that Christ is the only...

New City Catechism, Q26

Q26: What else does Christ’s death redeem? A: Christ’s death is the beginning of the redemption and renewal of every part of fallen creation, as he powerfully directs all things for his own glory and creation’s good. Scripture Reference: For in him all the...

Q26 – Why else did Christ die?

Q26: What else does Christ’s death redeem? A: Christ’s death is the beginning of the redemption and renewal of every part of fallen creation, as he powerfully directs all things for his own glory and creation’s good. Scripture Reference: For in him all the fullness of...