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...

New City Catechism, Q38

Q: 38 What is prayer? A: Prayer is pouring out our hearts to God in praise, petition, confession of sin, and thanksgiving. (Crossway 2017) Scripture Reference Psalm 62:8 Trust in him at all times, O people; pour out your heart before him; God is a refuge for us....

New City Catechism, Q35

Q35: Since we are redeemed by grace alone, through faith alone, where does this faith come from? A: All the gifts we receive from Christ we receive through the Holy Spirit, including faith itself.  (Crossway 2017) Scripture Reference Titus 3:4-6...