The Westminster Confession Of Faith
Title: The Westminster Confession of Faith Binding: Leather Author: Various Publisher: BannerofTruth
The Westminster Confession is a foundational document for countless churches worldwide. Churches of all sizes claim it as their confession, and hold to it with varying degrees of closeness. However, how many people actually have any real knowledge of the Confession or feel it is only of relevance to their church leaders? Joey Pipa's study book is the ideal tool for all Christians who seek to gain a better understanding of their faith through exploring an integral cornerstone of Reformed Christianity.
The Westminster Confession of Faith is a Reformed confession of faith, in the Calvinist theological tradition. Although drawn up by the 1646 Westminster Assembly, largely of the Church of England, it became and remains the 'subordinate standard' of doctrine in the Church of Scotland, and has been influential within Presbyterian churches worldwide.
Excerpt from The Westminster Confession of Faith: And the Thirty-Nine Articles of the Church of England; The Legal, Moral, and Religious Aspects of Subscription to Them In the case of Free Church of Scotland Appeals, which came before the House of Lords 1903-4, the judges stated their opinion that Churches must adhere strictly to the creeds which they profess in the sense which the framers of the creeds attached to the words of these creeds.