Memory Verse and Baptism Catechism

Memory Verse
Ephesians 2:4-5
But God, being rich in mercy, because of the great love with which he loved us, even when we were dead in our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ—by grace you have been saved

Baptism Catechism
Question 22
What is the misery of that estate whereinto man fell?
Answer 22
All mankind by their fall lost communion with God, are under his wrath and curse, and so made liable to all miseries in this life, to death itself, and to the pains of hell for ever.

Memory Verse and Baptism Catechism

Memory Verse
Proverbs 3:11-12
My son, do not despise the LORD’s discipline or be weary of his reproof, for the LORD reproves him whom he loves, as a father the son in whom he delights.

The Baptism Catechism
Question 18
What was the sin whereby our first parents fell from the estate wherein they were created?

Answer
The sin whereby our first parents fell from the estate wherein they were created, was their eating the forbidden fruit.

Memory Verse and Baptism Catechism

Memory Verse
Proverbs 3:11-12
My son, do not despise the Lord’s discipline or be weary of his reproof, for the Lord reproves him whom he loves, as a father the son in whom he delights.
Baptism Catechism
Question 17
What is sin?
Answer
Sin is any want of conformity unto, or transgression of, the law of God.

Memory Verse and Baptism Catechism

Memory Verse
Philippians 3:13-14
But one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead, I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.
The Baptism Catechism
Question 16
Did our first parents continue in the estate wherein they were created?
Answer
Our first parents being left the freedom of their own will, fell from the estate wherein they were created, by sinning against God.

Memory Verse and Baptism Catechism

Memory verse
Philippians 3:13-14
But one thing I do: forgetting about lies behind and straining for to what lies ahead, I press on toward the goal for the price of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.
The Baptist Catechism
Question 15
What special act of Providence did God exercise towards Man in the estate wherein he was created?
Answer
When God created man, he entered into a covenant of life with him upon the condition of perfect obedience:Forbidding him to eat of the tree of the knowledge good and evil, upon pain of death.