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A Baptist Catechism – Questions 69-72

Question 69: Which is the 5th commandment? Answer: The fifth commandment is, “Honor thy father and thy mother, that thy days may be long upon the land which the Lord thy God gives thee.” Scripture: Exodus 20:12. Question 70: What is required in the fifth commandment? Answer: The fifth commandment requires that we preserve the […]

A Baptist Catechism – Questions 66-68

Question 66: How is the Sabbath to be sanctified? Answer: One day in seven should be especially devoted to corporate worship and other spiritual exercises that restore the soul’s rest in God and zeal for His name. It should provide physical refreshment and fit one for a week of devoted service to Christ. Scripture: Leviticus […]

A Baptist Catechism – Questions 63-65

Question 63: Which is the fourth commandment? Answer: The fourth commandment is, “Remember the Sabbath day to keep it holy. Six days shalt thou labor and do all thy work; but the seventh day is the Sabbath of the Lord thy God; in it thou shalt not do any work, thou, nor thy son, nor […]

Audio From The Gospel Coalition National Conference

Some of us had the opportunity to attend Gospel Coalition’s  National Conference this year.  Though the teaching was superb and worth the investment, it is not always possible to make it to one of these conferences.  One of the wonderful things that TGC does is to post all of the sessions online after the conference is over.  What a […]

A Baptist Catechism – Questions 59-62

Question 59: Which is the third commandment? Answer: The third commandment is, “Thou shalt not take the name of the Lord thy God in vain; for the Lord will not hold him guiltless that taketh his name in vain.” Scripture: Exodus 20:7. Question 60: What is required in the third commandment? Answer: The third commandment […]

A Baptist Catechism – Questions 54-58

Question 55: Which is the second commandment? Answer: The second commandment is, “Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth. Thou shalt not bow down thyself to […]

A Baptist Catechism – Questions 51-54

Question 51: Which is the first commandment? Answer: The first commandment is, “Thou shalt have no other gods before me.” Scripture: Exodus 20:3. Question 52: What is required in the first commandment? Answer: The first commandment requires us to know and acknowledge God to be the only true God, and our God, and to worship […]

A Baptist Catechism – Questions 49 & 50

Question 49: What is the preface to the Ten Commandments? Answer: The preface to the Ten Commandments is, “I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage.” Scripture: Exodus 20:2. Question 50: What does the preface to the Ten Commandments teach us? Answer: […]

A Baptist Catechism – Questions 47 & 48

Question 47: Where is the obedience of faith given in summary form? Answer: A summary form of the obedience of faith is given in the Ten Commandments. Scripture: Hebrews 3:18-19; 4:2; Exodus 34:28; Deuteronomy 10:4; Romans 9:32. Question 48: What is the sum of the Ten Commandments? Answer: The sum of the Ten Commandments is […]