Q40 – What should we pray?

Q40: What should we pray? A: The whole Word of God directs and inspires us in what we should pray, including the prayer Jesus himself taught us.  (Crossway 2017) Scripture Reference  Ephesians 3:14-21 “For this reason I bow my knees before the Father, from whom every...

New City Catechism, Q39

Q39: With what attitude should we pray? A: With love, perseverance, and gratefulness; in humble submission to God’s will, knowing that, for the sake of Christ, he always hears our prayers.  (Crossway 2017) Scripture Reference Philippians 4:6 “Do...

Q39 – How should we pray?

Q39: With what attitude should we pray? A: With love, perseverance, and gratefulness; in humble submission to God’s will, knowing that, for the sake of Christ, he always hears our prayers.  (Crossway 2017) Scripture Reference  Philippians 4:6 “Do not be anxious about...

New City Catechism, Q24

Q24: Why was it necessary for Christ, the Redeemer to die? A: Since death is the punishment for sin, Christ died willingly in our place to deliver us from the power and penalty of sin and bring us back to God. By his substitutionary atoning death, he alone...

Q24 – Why did Jesus die?

Q24: Why was it necessary for Christ, the Redeemer to die? A: Since death is the punishment for sin, Christ died willingly in our place to deliver us from the power and penalty of sin and bring us back to God. By his substitutionary atoning death, he alone redeems us...