Studies in The Baptist Catechism: Section Four – Our First Parents, Sin, and the Fall (Q.19)

Earlier Studies – Studies in The Baptist Catechism: Section One – Authority, Revelation, and Scripture Studies in The Baptist Catechism: Section Two – Theology Proper Studies in The Baptist Catechism: Section Three – The Decrees of God Listen to the audio for this lesson here. ____________________________   Q.19: Did all mankind fall in Adam’s transgression? A. The covenant being made with…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 125

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A Little Time With The 1689: Day 123

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A Little Time With The 1689: Day 122

Day 122 Of God’s Covenant. Chapter 7, Paragraph 3. “This covenant is revealed in the gospel; first of all to Adam in the promise of salvation by the seed of the woman,…“ Scripture Lookup Genesis 3:15 Reflection Adam and Eve ate the forbidden fruit. Realizing their sin, racked with shame, they hid themselves in an…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 121

Day 121 Of God’s Covenant. Chapter 7, Paragraph 2. “…and promising to give unto all those that are ordained unto eternal Life, His holy Spirit, to make them willing, and able to believe.“ Scripture Lookup Ezekiel 36:26,27 John 6:44,45 Psalm 110:3 Reflection In the Covenant of Grace, God freely offers life and salvation by Jesus…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 120

Day 120 Of God’s Covenant. Chapter 7, Paragraph 2. “…life and salvation by Jesus Christ, requiring of them faith in Him, that they may be saved;…“ Scripture Lookup Romans 8:3 Mark 16:15,16 John 3:16 Reflection God was pleased to make a Covenant of Grace with sinners. Did you get that? He was pleased. This was…