Catechism

Bible Catechism: The Doctrine of Man

Question | What has God given man to do? Answer | God commanded man to have dominion over all the earth. He made all people to steward His creation by filling it, working in it, and caring for it according to His word. Scripture | Genesis 1:28 And God blessed them. And God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply and fill…

Bible Catechism: The Doctrine of Man

Question | Why did God create man? Answer | God created man by His will, according to His pleasure, and for His glory. He made all people to glorify Him by knowing, trusting, obeying, and enjoying Him forever. Scripture | 1 Corinthians 10:31 So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God. Explanation | We’ve already…

Bible Catechism: The Doctrine of Man

Question | How did God create man? Answer | God created Adam and Eve directly, as the first man and woman. He blessed them, told them to have children, and through them continues giving life to all people as their descendants.  Scripture | Acts 17:26 And he made from one man every nation of mankind to live on all the face of…

Bible Catechism: The Doctrine of Man

Question | Who is man? Answer | God made man a living being with a physical body and an immortal soul. He created man in His own image, as male and female, both accountable to Him as His representatives. Scripture | Genesis 1:27 So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female…

Bible Catechism: The Doctrine of Jesus

Question | How should we respond to Jesus? (Friday, October 15, 2021) Answer | We ought to turn from our sin and trust Jesus completely. We should submit to Him and follow Him as He commands, with all reverence, service, love, and joy. Scripture | 1 John 3:23 And this is his commandment, that we believe in the name of his Son Jesus…

Bible Catechism: The Doctrine of Jesus

Question | What will Jesus do in the future? Answer | Jesus will return to earth one day to gather and deliver all who belong to Him. He will judge everyone else, reign over all the earth, and defeat His enemies forever. Scripture | Hebrews 9:28 So Christ, having been offered once to bear the sins of many, will appear a second…

Bible Catechism: The Doctrine of Jesus

Question | What is Jesus doing right now? Answer | Jesus is now seated at the Father’s right hand in heaven. He is ministering on behalf of His people, and preparing for His return to earth to reign and rule one day. Scripture | Romans 8:34 Who is to condemn? Christ Jesus is the one who died- more than that, who was…

Bible Catechism: The Doctrine of Jesus

Question | How do we know Jesus is who He says He is? Answer | Jesus is proven to be the Son of God by His words and works. The Spirit bears witness to His truthfulness, and the Father confirmed it by exalting Him above all things. Scripture | Romans 1:3-4 Concerning his Son, who was descended from David according to the…

Bible Catechism: The Doctrine of Jesus

Question | What did Jesus do while on earth? Answer | Jesus fully accomplished the work the Father sent Him to do. He was crucified on the cross, raised from the dead, and taken up into heaven to secure salvation for all who believe. Scripture | 1 Corinthians 15:3-5 For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received:…

Bible Catechism: The Doctrine of Jesus

Question | Why did Jesus become human? Answer | Jesus became a human so that He could share in our weakness. He became like us so that He might die in our place, deliver us from sin, and represent us to God. Scripture | Hebrews 2:17 Therefore he had to be made like his brothers in every respect, so that he might…