2016-12-07 Catechism Quiz
1. Write the 1st Article up to “all evil.”
I believe in God, the Father Almighty,
Maker of heaven and earth.
What does this mean?
I believe that God created me and all that exists, and that he gave me my body and soul, eyes, ears and all my members, my mind and all my abilities.
And I believe that God still preserves me by richly and daily providing clothing and shoes, food and drink, house and home, spouse and children, land, cattle, and all I own, and all I need to keep my body and life. God also preserves me by defending me against all danger, guarding and protecting me from all evil.
2. What does it mean when a Christian says, “I believe in God”?
a. It means that we have learned to know the true God and we accept the Bible as God’s Word.
b. Psalm 31:14 But I trust in you, O LORD; I say, “You are my God.”
c. Hebrews 11:1 Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see.
d. It means that we trust in God and aer certain that all of God’s promises will be fulfilled.
3. Why don’t we accept as fact any man-made theories about the origin of the world and of man?
We cannot accept anything that contradicts God’s Word.
They are attempts by people to explain what we can only know by faith.
4. How does my heavenly Father show his goodness in my preservation?
a. He provides all that I need to keep my body and life.
b. 1 Peter 5:7 Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.
5. How does my heavenly Father preserve me?
a. He preserves me by natural means.
b. He can also preserve me by miracles.
c. Matthew 19:26 Jesus looked at them and said, “With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.”
6. How well does my heavenly Father provide for my bodily needs?
a. He provides for my bodily needs richly and daily.
b. Luke 11:3 Give us each day our daily bread.
7. What was chapel about this morning?
8. Were you in church this last Sunday? If so, where? If not, why not? Did you attend Footsteps or a Bible class?
N.B. – All but one of the questions has a passage assigned to it. You must answer at least one question with a passage on this quiz.