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Westminister Shorter Catechism

 

October & November 2020 - Salvation (Question 20-31)

What has the Lord Jesus Christ done to save me? Who is this person who can offer salvation? How can I share in the redemptive work accomplished by him? This section of the WSC series - on God's covenant of Grace & Christ the Mediator - will deal with these issues

What is the Shorter Catechism?

The Westminster Shorter Catechism (or simply the Shorter Catechism) was completed in 1647 as part of the Westminster Standard. It is a succinct summary or exposition of Christian faith & doctrine, and has been a guide & teaching tool for the passing on of Presbyterian beliefs. The Shorter Catechism is composed of 107 Q&A's. Questions include - What is the chief end of man? What is God? How did Christ, being the Son of God, become man? What benefits do believers receive from Christ at death? 

Participants will gain an understanding of the essential Reformed perspective of God based on Scriptural texts.

Past Sessions

Date Topic
9 May 1: Introduction to the Westminster Shorter Catechism
23 May 2: The nature of God
11 July 3: God's decree and creation
25 July 4: God's creation of man and his providence for man
6 Sep 5: The Fall of Man and the Nature of Sin
20 Sep 6: The Effects of the Fall
4 Oct 7: God's provision of the covenant & sending of a Christ, His incarnation as our redeemer
18 Oct 8: The offices of Christ- God's prophet, priest & king par excellence
1 Nov 9: Christ's humiliation and exaltation
15 Nov 10: .Christ as prophet, priest and king
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SoCM Online on Sunday

5 - 6 p.m.
1 Nov
Q27-28: Christ's humiliation and exaltation
15 Nov
Q29-31: The Holy Spirit's application of Christ's work in our lives


 

Conducted by Rev Edward Goh

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