Westminster Confession of Faith

THE

CONFESSION OF FAITH;


AGREED UPON BY THE ASSEMBLY OF DIVINES AT WESTMINSTER, WITH THE ASSISTANCE OF COMMISSIONERS FROM THE CHURCH OF SCOTLAND, AS A PART OF THE COVENANTED UNIFORMITY IN RELIGION BETWIXT THE CHURCHES OF CHRIST IN THE KINGDOMS OF SCOTLAND, ENGLAND, AND IRELAND.

APPROVED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1647, AND RATIFIED AND ESTABLISHED BY ACTS OF PARLIAMENT 1649 AND 1690, AS THE PUBLICK AND AVOWED CONFESSION OF THE CHURCH OF SCOTLAND,

WITH

THE PROOFS FROM THE SCRIPTURE.

 

THE CONTENTS.

Introduction. (47k)
I Of the Holy Scripture. (49k)
II. Of God, and of the Holy Trinity. (30k)
III. Of God's Eternal Decree. (31k)
IV. Of Creation. (16k)
V. Of Providence. (48k)
VI. Of the Fall of Man, of Sin, and of the Punishment thereof. (26k)
VII. Of God's Covenant with Man. (36k)
VIII. Of Christ the Mediator. (54k)
IX. Of Free Will. (18k)
X. Of Effectual Calling. (29k)
XI. Of Justification. (34k)
XII. Of Adoption. (13k)
XIII. Of Sanctification. (14k)
XIV. Of Saving Faith. (19k)
XV. Of Repentance unto Life. (42k)
XVI. Of Good Works. (74k)
XVII Of the Perseverance of the Saints. (40k)
XVIII. Of Assurance of Grace and Salvation. (44k)
XIX. Of the Law of God. (73k)
XX. Of Christian Liberty, and Liberty of Conscience. (58k)
XXI. Of Religious Worship, and the Sabbath-day. (91k)
XXII. Of lawful Oaths and Vows. (48k)
XXIII. Of the Civil Magistrate. (45k)
XXIV. Of Marriage and Divorce. (23k)
XXV. Of the Church. (25k)
XXVI. Of Communion of Saints. (23k)
XXVII. Of the Sacraments. (20k)
XXVIII. Of Baptism.(28k)
XXIX. Of the Lord's Supper. (34k)
XXX. Of Church Censures. (18k)
XXXI. Of Synods and Councils. (20k)
XXXII. Of the State of Men after Death, and of the Resurrection of the Dead. (19k)
XXXIII. Of the last Judgment.(18k)