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Children’s Catechism, week 30

July 29, 2013

Q. 91. What is the fifth commandment?

A. The fifth commandment is, Honor thy father and thy mother, that thy days may be long upon the land which the Lord thy God giveth thee.

Q. 92. What does the fifth commandment teach me?

A. To love and obey our parents and teachers.


Children’s Catechism, week 29

July 22, 2013

Q. 88. What day of the week is the Christian Sabbath?

A. The first day of the week, called the Lord’s day.

Q. 89. Why is it called the Lord’s day?

A. Because on that day Christ rose from the dead.

Q. 90. How should the Sabbath be spent?

A. In prayer and praise, in hearing and reading God’s Word, and in doing good to our fellow men.

Children’s Catechism, week 28

July 15, 2013

Q. 86. What is the fourth commandment?

A. The fourth commandment is, Remember the Sabbath day to keep it holy. Six days shalt thou labor, and do all thy work, but the seventh day is the Sabbath of the Lord thy God; in it thou shalt not do any work, thou, nor thy son, nor thy daughter, nor thy manservant, nor thy maidservant, nor thy cattle, nor thy stranger that is within thy gates: for in six days the Lord made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that in them is, and rested the seventh day; wherefore the Lord blessed the Sabbath Day, and hallowed it.

Q. 87. What does the fourth commandment teach us?

A. To keep the Sabbath holy.

Children’s Catechism, week 27

July 8, 2013

Q. 84. What is the third commandment?

A. The third commandment is, Thou shalt not take the name of the Lord thy God in vain: for the Lord will not hold him guiltless that taketh his name in vain.

Q. 85. What does the third commandment teach me?

A. To reverence God’s name, word, and works.

Children’s Catechism, week 26

July 1, 2013

Q. 82. What is the second commandment?

A. The second commandment is, Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness of any things that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth; thou shalt not bow down thyself to them, nor serve them: for I, the Lord thy God, am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation of them that hate me; and showing mercy unto thousands of them that love me, and keep my commandments.

Q. 83. What does the second commandment teach us?

A. To worship God in a proper manner, and to avoid idolatry.

Children’s Catechism, week 25

June 24, 2013

Q. 80. What is the first commandment?

A. The first commandment is, Thou shalt have no other gods before me.

Q. 81. What does the first commandment teach us?

A. To worship God alone.

Children’s Catechism, week 24

June 17, 2013

Q. 78. Is God pleased with those who love and obey him?

A. Yes; he says, “I love them that love me.”

Q. 79. Is God displeased with those who do not love and obey him?

A. Yes; “God is angry with the wicked every day.”

Children’s Catechism, week 23

June 10, 2013

Q. 76. What is the sum of the ten commandments?

A. To love God with all my heart, and my neighbor as myself.

Q. 77. Who is your neighbor?

A. All my fellow men are my neighbors.

Children’s Catechism, week 22

June 3, 2013

Q. 74. What do the first four commandments teach?

A. Our duty to God.

Q. 75. What do the last six commandments teach?

A. Our duty to our fellow men.

Children’s Catechism, week 21

May 27, 2013

Q. 72. How many commandments did God give on Mount Sinai?

A. Ten commandments.

Q. 73. What are the ten commandments sometimes called?

A. The Decalogue.