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Although an obligation lies on the elders or pastors of the churches to be urgently preaching the Word by virtue of their office, yet the work of preaching the Word is not exclusively confined to them.
Although the Gospel is the only outward means of revealing Christ and saving grace, and as such is totally sufficient to accomplish this, yet more is necessary if men who are dead in trespasses are to be born again, brought to life 16899 regenerated.
The Lord Jesus has, in this ordinance, appointed His ministers to pray and bless the elements of bread and wine so setting them apart from a common to bautiata holy use and to take and break the bread, then to take the cup, and to give both to the communicants, also communicating themselves. Cknfesion pleased the Father that all fullness should dwell in Him so that, being holy, harmless, undefiled, and full of grace and truth, He might be thoroughly furnished to execute the office of a Mediator and Surety, a position and duty which He did not take upon Himself, but was called to perform by His Father.
And in the sentence of Scripture we are to rest, for it is in Scripture, delivered confesioh the Spirit, that our faith is finally resolved. In cases of difficulties or differences, either in matters of doctrine or administration, which conesion the churches in general or any single church, and which affects their peace, union, and edification, or when any members of a church are injured because of any disciplinary proceedings not consistent with the Word and correct order, it is according to the mind of Christ, that many churches ds communion together do, through their appointed messengers meet to consider, and give their advice about the matter in dispute, and to report to all the churches concerned.
The souls of the wicked are cast into hell, where they remain in torment and under darkness, baytista to the judgement of the great day. The Lord Jesus, His human nature thus united to the divine, once in the person of the Son, was sanctified and anointed with the Holy Spirit above measure, having in Himself all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.
By ed he is enabled to answer the call, and to embrace the grace offered and conveyed by it.
In this covenant He freely offers to sinners life and salvation by Jesus Christ, requiring from them faith in Him that they may be saved, and promising to give to all who are appointed to eternal life His Holy Spirit to make them willing and able to believe. But monastical vows as in the Church of Rome of a perpetual single life, professed poverty, and regular obedience, so far from being degrees of higher perfection, are superstitious and sinful snares, in which no Christian may entangle himself.
All actual transgressions proceed from this original corruption, by which we are utterly indisposed, disabled, and made opposite to all good, and wholly inclined to all evil. The justification of believers during the Old Testament period was in all these respects exactly the same as the justification of New Testament believers. The Lord Jesus, by His perfect obedience and sacrifice of Himself which He, through the eternal Spirit, once offered up to God, has fully satisfied the justice of God, has procured reconciliation, and has purchased an everlasting inheritance in the kingdom of Heaven for all those whom the Father has given to Him.
Their descendants are therefore conceived in sin, and are by nature the children of wrath, the servants of sin, and the subjects of death and all other miseries, spiritual, temporal, and eternal, unless the Lord Jesus sets them free. The body and blood of Christ is not present corporally or carnally but it is spiritually present to the faith of believers in the ordinance, just as the elements are present to their outward senses.
They are also to give relief to each other in outward things according to their different needs and abilities to meet them. It must be made with understanding, reverence, humility, fervency, faith, love, and perseverance; and corporate prayer must be made in a known language.
Although true believers are not under the law as a covenant of works, to be justified or condemned by it, yet it is of great use to them as well as to others, because as a rule of life it informs them of the will of God and their duty and directs and binds them to walk accordingly. Free Will God has indued the will of man, by nature, with liberty and the power to choose and to act upon his choice.
He effectually draws them to Jesus Christ, yet in such a way that they come absolutely freely, being made willing by His grace. Yet, quite apart from the fact that believers are accepted through Christ as individual souls, their good works are also accepted through Christ.
The Baptist Confession of Faith (1689)
Besides this law, commonly called the moral law, God was pleased do give the people of Israel ceremonial laws containing connfesion typical ordinances. It is of further use to regenerate people to restrain their corruptions, because of the way in which it forbids sin.
He is the only fountain of all being; from Whom, through Whom, and to Whom all things exist and move. On the contrary, they are to wait upon Christ in the further proceedings of the church. The covenant bautitsa salvation rests upon an eternal covenant transaction between the Father and the Son about the redemption of the elect.
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God and the Holy Trinity The Lord our God is the one and only living and true God; Whose subsistence is in and of Himself — Who is infinite in being and perfection; Whose essence cannot be comprehended by any but Himself; — Who is a most pure spirit, invisible, without body, parts, or passions — Who only has immortality — Who dwells in the light which no man can approach, Who is immutable, immense, eternal, incomprehensible, almighty, in every way infinite, most holy, most wise, most free, most absolute; — Who works all things according to the counsel of His own immutable and most righteous will, for His own glory; — Who is most loving, gracious, merciful, longsuffering, and abundant in goodness and truth; — Who forgives iniquity, transgression, and sin; — Who is the rewarder of those who diligently seek Him; — and Who, at the same time, is most just and terrible in His judgements, hating all sin and Who will by no means clear the guilty.
This infallible assurance is not so joined to the essence of faith that it is an automatic and inevitable experience. Therefore, to swear vainly or rashly by the glorious and awesome name of God, or to swear by any other name or thing, is sinful, and to be regarded with disgust and detestation.
The threatenings of the law serve to show what their sins actually deserve, and what troubles may be expected in this life because of these sins even by regenerate people who are freed from the curse and undiminished rigours of the law. Nevertheless, we acknowledge the inward illumination of the Spirit of God to be necessary for the saving understanding of such things as are cknfesion in the Word.
There are some circumstances concerning the worship of God and church government which are common to human actions and societies, which are to be ordered by the light of nature and Christian prudence, according to the general rules of the Word which are always to be observed. Palabras de Vida Df Verse of the Day. These confesiob are the natural fruits confesiln assurance, for it is far from inclining men to slackness.
Christ, in His work of Mediator, acts according to both natures, each nature doing that which is proper to itself. But to be accepted it must be made in the name of the Son, by the help of the Spirit, and according to His will.
The Baptist Confession of Faith () – Iglesia Bautista Reformada
Bautistx takes an oath sanctioned by the Word of God is bound to consider the weightiness of so solemn an act, and affirm or confess to nothing except that which he knows to be true. In the performance of such office they are particularly responsible for maintaining justice and peace by application of the right and beneficial laws of the nation. The Civil Magistrate God, the supreme Lord and King of all the world, has ordained civil magistrates to be under Him, over buatista people, for His own glory and the public good.
It also reveals and exposes the sinful pollutions of their natures, hearts and lives, and using it for self-examination they may come to greater conviction of sin, greater humility and greater hatred of their sin.
All this is required by the law of nature and by the express command of our Lord Jesus, Who has ordained that they that preach the Gospel should live by the Cpnfesion. All believers are bound to join themselves to particular churches when and where they have opportunity so to do, and all who are admitted into the privileges of a church, are also under the bqutista and government of that church, in accordance with the rule of Christ.
It is solely by the grace of this covenant that all the descendants of fallen Adam who have ever been saved have obtained life and blessed immortality, because man is now utterly incapable of gaining acceptance with God on the terms conesion which Adam stood in his state of innocency.
This is because the gifts and calling of God are without repentance, and therefore He ve to beget and nourish in them faith, repentance, love, joy, hope, and all the graces of the spirit which lead to immortality.
All individual congregations ought to be constituted of such people. Although the light of nature and the works of creation and providence manifest the goodness, wisdom, and power of God so much that man is left without any excuse, they are not sufficient to provide that knowledge of God and His will which is necessary for salvation. Besides the law written in their hearts, they received a command not to eat of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.
All people throughout the world who profess the faith of the Gospel and obedience to Christ on its terms, and who do not destroy their profession by any errors which contradict or overthrow Gospel fundamentals, or by unholy behaviour, are visible saints and may be regarded as such. Those angels and men thus predestinated and foreordained, are particularly and unchangeably designed, and the number of them is so certain and definite, that it cannot be either increased or diminished.
This must be so done that the pastors may have a comfortable supply and that they may not have to be entangled in secular affairs, and may also be able to exercise hospitality towards others.