New City Catechism, Q45

Q45: Is baptism with water the washing away of sin itself? A: No, only the blood of Christ and the renewal of the Holy Spirit can cleanse us from sin. Scripture Reference: Luke 3:16 – John answered them all, saying, “I baptize you with water, but he who is...

New City Catechism, Q44

Q44: What is baptism? A: Baptism is the washing with water in the name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit; it signifies our adoption into Christ, our cleansing from sin, and our commitment to belong to the Lord and to his church. Scripture Reference: “Go...

New City Catechism, Q41

Q41: What is the Lord’s Prayer? A: Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. Give us today our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors. And lead us not...

New City Catechism, Q44

Q44: What is baptism? A: Baptism is the washing with water in the name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit; it signifies and seals our adoption into Christ, our cleansing from sin, and our commitment to belong to the Lord and to his church. Scripture...

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...