I am working on a series of posts that look at the questions and answers in the Westminster Shorter Catechism. A list of the posts is shown below:
Introduction – 107 Days with the Westminster Divines
Question 1 – The Primary Purpose of Man
Question 2 – The authority that God has given
Question 3 – What does the Bible primarily teach?
Question 4 – What is God?
Question 5 – Is there more than one God?
Question 6 – How many persons are in the one God?
Question 7 – What are the decrees of God?
Question 8 – How does God carry out His decrees?
Question 9 – What is creation?
Question 10 – How did God create man?
Question 11 – What is God’s providence?
Question 12 – What did God’s providence do for man whom He created?
Question 13 – Did our first parents remain as they were created?
Question 14 – What is sin?
Question 15 – By what sin?
Question 16 – Did all mankind fall?
Question 17 – What happened to man in the fall?
Question 18 – What is sinful about man’s fallen condition?
Question 19 – What is the misery of man’s fallen condition?
Question 20 – Did God leave all mankind to die in sin and misery?
Question 21 – Who is the Redeemer of God’s Elect?
Question 22 – How did Christ, the Son of God, become man?
Question 23 – What offices does Christ fill as our Redeemer?
Question 24 – How does Christ fill the office of a prophet?
Question 25 – How does Christ fill the office of a priest?
Question 26 – How does Christ fill the office of a king?