Ro 6

Baptism

is an ordinance of the New Testament, ordained by Jesus Christ. To those baptized it is a sign of their fellowship with him in his death and...

The Communion of Saints

All saints are united to Jesus Christ their head by his Spirit and by faith, although this does not make them one person with him. They have...

Christian Liberty and Liberty of Conscience

The liberty Christ has purchased for believers under the gospel is found in their freedom from the guilt of sin, the condemning wrath of God, and...

The Law of God

God gave Adam a law of comprehensive obedience written in his heart and a specific precept not to eat the fruit of the tree of the knowledge of good...

Assurance of Grace and Salvation

Temporary believers and other unregenerate people may deceive themselves in vain with false hopes and fleshly presumptions that they have God’s...

Good Works

Good works are only those works that God has commanded in his holy Word (Mic 6:8; Heb 13:21). Works that do not have this warrant are invented by...

Repentance to Life and Salvation

Some of the elect are converted after their early years, having lived in the natural state for a time and served various evil desires and pleasures....

Sanctification

Those who are united to Christ and effectually called and regenerated have a new heart and a new spirit created in them through the power of...

The Fall of Mankind, and Sin and Its Punishment

God created humanity upright and perfect. He gave them a righteous law that would have led to life if they had kept it but threatened death if they...