"Delighting in, displaying and declaring the glorious gospel of Jesus Christ"

Posts from February 2017

A Baptist Catechism – Questions 41 & 42

Question 41: What benefits do believers receive from Christ at death? Answer: At death the souls of believers are made perfect in holiness, and immediately pass into glory. Their bodies rest in their graves till the resurrection. Scripture: Hebrews 12:23; Philippians 1:23; 2 Corinthians 5:8; Luke 23:43; 1 Thessalonians 4:14; Isaiah 57:2; Job 19:26. Question […]

A Baptist Catechism – Questions 39 & 40

Question 39: What is sanctification? Answer: Sanctification is the work of God’s free grace by which we are renewed in the whole person after the image of God, and are enabled more and more to die unto sin, and live unto righteousness. Scripture: 2 Thessalonians 2:13; Ephesians 4:23, 24; Romans 6:11. Question 40: What are […]

A Baptist Catechism – Questions 37 & 38

Question 37: What is justification? Answer: Justification is an act of God’s free grace, by which he pardons all our sins, and accepts us as righteous in his sight, only for the righteousness of Christ imputed to us, and received by faith alone. Scripture: Romans 3:24; 5:19; Ephesians 1:7; 2 Corinthians 5:21; Philippians 3:9; Galatians […]