• Question 1
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What is our only hope in life and death? Answer That we are not our own but … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What is God? Answer God is the creator and sustainer of everyone and everything. He is eternal, … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question How many persons are there in God? Answer There are three persons in the one true and … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question How and why did God create us? Answer God created us male and female in his own image … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What else did God create? Answer God created all things by his powerful Word, and all his … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question How can we glorify God? Answer We glorify God by enjoying him, loving him, trusting him, and … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What does the law of God require? Answer Personal, perfect, and perpetual obedience; that we love God … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What is the law of God stated in the Ten Commandments? Answer You shall have no other … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What does God require in the first, second, and third commandments? Answer First, that we know and … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What does God require in the fourth and fifth commandments? Answer Fourth, that on the Sabbath day … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What does God require in the sixth, seventh, and eighth commandments? Answer Sixth, that we do not … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What does God require in the ninth and tenth commandments? Answer Ninth, that we do not lie … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question Can anyone keep the law of God perfectly? Answer Since the fall, no mere human has been … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question Did God create us unable to keep his law? Answer No, but because of the disobedience of … Read more
  • Question 15
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question Since no one can keep the law, what is its purpose? Answer That we may know the … Read more
  • Question 16
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What is sin? Answer Sin is rejecting or ignoring God in the world he created, rebelling against … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What is idolatry? Answer Idolatry is trusting in created things rather than the Creator for our hope … Read more
  • Question 18
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question Will God allow our disobedience and idolatry to go unpunished? Answer No, every sin is against the … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question Is there any way to escape punishment and be brought back into God’s favor? Answer Yes, to … Read more
  • Question 20
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question Who is the Redeemer? Answer The only Redeemer is the Lord Jesus Christ, the eternal Son of … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What sort of Redeemer is needed to bring us back to God? Answer One who is truly … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question Why must the Redeemer be truly human? Answer That in human nature he might on our behalf … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question Why must the Redeemer be truly God? Answer That because of his divine nature his obedience and … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question Why was it necessary for Christ, the Redeemer, to die? Answer Since death is the punishment for … Read more
  • Question 25
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question Does Christ’s death mean all our sins can be forgiven? Answer Yes, because Christ’s death on the … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What else does Christ’s death redeem? Answer Christ’s death is the beginning of the redemption and renewal … Read more
  • Question 27
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question Are all people, just as they were lost through Adam, saved through Christ? Answer No, only those … Read more
  • Question 28
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What happens after death to those not united to Christ by faith? Answer At the day of … Read more
  • Question 29
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question How can we be saved? Answer Only by faith in Jesus Christ and in his substitutionary atoning … Read more
  • Question 30
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What is faith in Jesus Christ? Answer Faith in Jesus Christ is acknowledging the truth of everything … Read more
  • Question 31
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What do we believe by true faith? Answer Everything taught to us in the gospel. The Apostles’ … Read more
  • Question 32
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What do justification and sanctification mean? Answer Justification means our declared righteousness before God, made possible by … Read more
  • Question 33
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question Should those who have faith in Christ seek their salvation through their own works, or anywhere else? … Read more
  • Question 34
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question Since we are redeemed by grace alone, through Christ alone, must we still do good works and … Read more
  • Question 35
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question Since we are redeemed by grace alone, through faith alone, where does this faith come from? Answer … Read more
  • Question 36
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What do we believe about the Holy Spirit? Answer That he is God, coeternal with the Father … Read more
  • Question 37
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question How does the Holy Spirit help us? Answer The Holy Spirit convicts us of our sin, comforts … Read more
  • Question 38
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What is prayer? Answer Prayer is pouring out our hearts to God in praise, petition, confession of … Read more
  • Question 39
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question With what attitude should we pray? Answer With love, perseverance, and gratefulness; in humble submission to God’s … Read more
  • Question 40
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What should we pray? Answer The whole Word of God directs and inspires us in what we … Read more
  • Question 41
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What is the Lord’s Prayer? Answer Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come, … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question How is the Word of God to be read and heard? Answer With diligence, preparation, and prayer; … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What are the sacraments or ordinances? Answer The sacraments or ordinances given by God and instituted by … Read more
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    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What is baptism? Answer Baptism is the washing with water in the name of the Father, the … Read more
  • Question 45
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question Is baptism with water the washing away of sin itself? Answer No, only the blood of Christ … Read more
  • Question 46
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What is the Lord’s Supper? Answer Christ commanded all Christians to eat bread and to drink from … Read more
  • Question 47
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question Does the Lord’s Supper add anything to Christ’s atoning work? Answer No, Christ died once for all. … Read more
  • Question 48
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What is the church? Answer God chooses and preserves for himself a community elected for eternal life … Read more
  • Question 49
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question Where is Christ now? Answer Christ rose bodily from the grave on the third day after his … Read more
  • Question 50
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What does Christ’s resurrection mean for us? Answer Christ triumphed over sin and death by being physically … Read more
  • Question 51
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question Of what advantage to us is Christ’s ascension? Answer Christ physically ascended on our behalf, just as … Read more
  • Question 52
    2021 Catechism Calendar Link to ALL Questions Question What hope does everlasting life hold for us? Answer It reminds us that this present fallen world … Read more