The Good News We Almost Forgot: Rediscovering the Gospel in a 16th Century CatechismMoody Publishers #ad - The heidelberg is largely a commentary on the apostle's Creed, God's grace, and deals with man's guilt, and the Lord's Prayer, the Ten Commandments, and believers' gratitude. This book is a clear-headed, warm-hearted exploration of the faith, simple enough for young believers and deep enough for mature believers.
Deyoung writes, its god sovereign, its comfort rich, "The gospel summarized in the Heidelberg Catechism is glorious, its Christ gracious, its Spirit strong, and its truth timeless. Come and see how your soul can be warmed by the elegantly and logically stated doctrine that matters most: We are great sinners and Christ is a greater Savior!
The Good News We Almost Forgot: Rediscovering the Gospel in a 16th Century Catechism #ad - If there is "nothing new under the sun, " perhaps the main task now facing the Western church is not to reinvent or be relevant, but to remember. The truth of the gospel is still contained within vintage faith statements. Within creeds and catechisms we can have our faith strengthened, our knowledge broadened, and our love for Jesus deepened.
In the good news we almost forgot, kevin deYoung explores the Heidelberg Catechism and writes 52 brief chapters on what it has shown him.
The Heidelberg Catechism, 450th Anniversary EditionCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - This small book is one of the finest fruits of the Reformation and epitomizes its essential teaching. Today, those who are yearning for a beautiful statement of biblical truth will find this work a treasure. Its influence in germany, the Netherlands, Hungary, and beyond exceeded all expectations. While many played a role in its composition, it was especially Zacharias Ursinus and Caspar Olevianus who imparted its theological content and practical spirit.
The Heidelberg Catechism, 450th Anniversary Edition #ad - . This edition of the heidelberg Catechism is produced by the Reformed Church in the United States. Having received hearty approval by the pastors and teachers in Heidelberg, it was published on January 19, 1563. It remains as fresh as when it was first published 450 years ago. It is reprinted with all of the references in the New King James Version of the Bible and the updated language adopted by the Synod of the RCUS in 2011.
It was welcomed by Reformed believers everywhere. Holding forth faith in jesus christ as our only comfort in life and in death, very personally and eloquently, it presents, what is necessary to know that we may live and die in that comfort.
The Westminster Shorter Catechism: For Study ClassesP & R Publishing #ad - 1 &2. This work replaces the former The Shorter Catechism: For Study Classes, vols.
The Heidelberg CatechismBanner of Truth #ad - In the early 1560s frederick iii 1516-76, elector palatine desired that his subjects be led to a devout knowledge and fear of the Almighty and his holy Word of salvation. The final version was approved by the Synod in Heidelberg 1563, the city lending its name to the catechism. The heidelberg catechism follows the pattern of the Epistle to the Romans.
12-16. From the foreword by william vandoodewaard. He commissioned a group of theologians and ministers to compose a catechetical summary of biblical truth that could be committed to memory and be an encouragement to personal faith and growth in Christ. 3:21-11:36; and the christian life of thankful obedience in response to God s grace in Christ Rom.
The Heidelberg Catechism #ad - 1-3:20; salvation in Christ, including faith and repentance Rom. The catechism stands as a faithful testimony to the ancient christian faith in its scripturally derived shape and content, and further expressed in its exposition and application of the Apostles Creed, the sacraments of baptism and the Lord s Supper, the Ten Commandments, and the Lord s Prayer.
It opens with the question what is your only comfort in life and in death?, and then examines the realities of human sin and misery Rom.
The Westminster Confession of Faith: For Study ClassesP & R Publishing #ad - This exposition, a standard in the field, was written to aid the church in recovering with certainty the rich heritage of the Reformation faith.
The Heidelberg Catechism With Scripture TextsFaith Alive Christian Resources #ad - Ideal for anyone studying the scriptural sources of the catechism. The latest translation of the heidelberg Catechism 1975, updated 1988 approved by the synod of the Christian Reformed Church. This version includes all supporting Scripture texts NIV printed out for easy reference.
Comforting Hearts, Teaching Minds: Family Devotions Based on the Heidelberg CatachismP & R Publishing #ad - Comforting Hearts, Teaching Minds: Family Devotions Based on the Heidelberg Catachism #ad - Starr meade enables families with school-age children to participate in satisfying devotions together by taking them through The Heidelberg Catechism explaining its answers in short devotional readings accompanied by relevant Bible passages.
Saving the Reformation: The Pastoral Theology of the Canons of DortReformation Trust Publishing #ad - Robert godfrey takes us back to 1618-19 when the Canons of Dort were written in response to a mounting theological assault on Reformed Christianity. W. There has been renewed interest in the five points of Calvinism among many Christians today. Now, for its four-hundredth anniversary, he offers a new translation and pastoral commentary on the canons, equipping the next generation with these God-glorifying truths.
Saving the Reformation: The Pastoral Theology of the Canons of Dort #ad - So where did they come from, and why are they so important? Dr. But these doctrines are not a product of the twenty-first century.
Study Helps on the Heidelberg CatechismCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - Study Helps on the Heidelberg Catechism #ad - This must be emphasized. They are by no means exhaustive, and they are not a substitute for the actual memorization of the Catechism. Rather, we offer these helps for the purpose of stimulating thought and helping to clarify some of the points of the Catechism for both students and lay teachers. These studies are intended to help lead our covenant youth into the riches of the Heidelberg Catechism.
Body & Soul: Reclaiming the Heidelberg CatechismFaith Alive Christian Resources #ad - Body & Soul: Reclaiming the Heidelberg Catechism #ad - You'll also find comfort in belonging, body and soul, to the triune God. It's not a cut-and-dried summary of what Christians believe. In this groundbreaking book, pastor, theologian, and popular author M. Craig barnes reveals the Heidelberg Catechism's true identity. It's a deeply personal statement of faith and a surprisingly contemporary guide for everyday life.
You'll find that this 450-year-old confession is a reliable and inspiring companion in a world where faith and doubt coexist. It's not a list of doctrinal questions and answers.