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...

New City Catechism, Q22

Q22: Why must the Redeemer be truly human? A: That in human nature he might on our behalf perfectly obey the whole law and suffer the punishment for human sin; and also, that he might sympathize with our weakness. (Crossway 2017) Scripture...

Q22 – Why was Jesus human?

Q22: Why must the Redeemer be truly human? A: That in human nature he might on our behalf perfectly obey the whole law and suffer the punishment for human sin; and also, that he might sympathize with our weakness. (Crossway 2017)  Scripture Reference  Hebrews 2:17...

New City Catechism Q21

Q21: What sort of redeemer is needed to bring us back to God? A: One who is truly human and truly God.  (Crossway 2017) Scripture Reference  Isaiah 9:6 “For unto us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his...