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Christ Church Catechism

Question 51 Q51. What is the first commandment?A51. The first commandment is “You shall have no other gods before me.”  “You shall have no other gods before Me.” Exodus 20:3 Help from Benjamin Beddome Is the belief and worship of a Deity one of the principles of natural religion? Yes. For all people will walk every one in the name of their God, Micah iv. 5. But is it more strongly inculcated in the divine word? Yes. Worship the Lord, Psa.…

Christ Church Catechism

Question 50 Q50. What does the preface to the Ten Commandment teach us?A50. The preface to the Ten Commandments teaches us, that because God is the Lord, and our God and Redeemer, therefore we are bound to keep all His commandments. “You shall therefore love the Lord your God, and always keep His charge, His statutes, His ordinances, and His commandments.” Deuteronomy 11:1 Help from Benjamin Beddome Is God the Lord? Yes. I am the Lord, that is my name, Isa. xlii. 8. Is this…

Begone Unbelief!

“One act of thanksgiving, when things go wrong with us, is worth a thousand thanks when things are agreeable to our inclinations.”  – St. John of Avila  •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• Do you want to know supreme joy, do you want to experience a happiness that eludes description? There is only one thing to do, really seek Him, seek Him Himself, turn to the Lord Jesus Christ Himself. If you find that your feelings are depressed do not sit down and commiserate with…