The Larger Catechism
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Published by Published and sold by Zadock Cramer in Pittsburgh [Pa.] .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementagreed upon by the Assembly of Divines at Westminster, with the assistance of commissioners fron the Church of Scotland ..
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 16720
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15102265M
LC Control Number87810486

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Note: Most section headings and some terms below appear as links. Each link acts as a cross reference to the Westminster Confession of Faith; it will open the WCF in a new window and jump to the section which most directly corresponds to the linked heading or term in the Catechism. THE LARGER CATECHISM and power to convince and convert sinners, to comfort and build up believers unto salvation: l but the Spirit of God bearing witness by and with the Scriptures in the heart of man, is alone able fully to persuade it that they are the very Word of God.m Q. do the Scriptures principally teach? Size: KB. THE LARGER CATECHISM Q. 2. How doth it appear that there is a God? A. The very light of nature in man, and the works of God, de-clare plainly that there is a God;c but his Word and Spirit only do sufficiently and effectually reveal him unto men for their salvation.d Q. 3. Williamson has edited Vos's commentary, and P&R is publishing it in book form for the first time. Because the Larger Catechism supplements the Shorter Catechism on such topics as the church and the means of J. G. Vos wrote a series of studies of the Larger Catechism that first appeared in Blue Banner Faith and Life () and has never /5.