MOPC Sunday School - Fall 2010 - The Westminster Shorter Catechism

Q39: What is the duty which God requires of man?

A39: The duty which God requires of man is obedience to his revealed will.

Q40: What did God at first reveal to man for the rule of his obedience?

A40: The rule which God at first revealed to man for his obedience, was the moral law.

Q41: Where is the moral law summarily comprehended?

A41: The moral law is summarily comprehended in the Ten Commandments.

Q42: What is the sum of the Ten Commandments?

A42: The sum of the Ten Commandments is. To love the Lord our God with all our heart, all our soul, with all our strength, and with all our mind; and our neighbor as ourselves.

Q43: What is the preface to the Ten Commandments?

A43: The preface to the Ten Commandments is in these words, I am the Lord your God, -who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage.

Q44: What does the preface to the Ten Commandments teach us?

A44: The preface to the Ten Commandments teaches us, that because God is the Lord, and our God, and Redeemer, therefore we are bound to keep all his commandments.

Set Free unto the Law?

I. The R__________________ C___________ of the Giving of the Law at Mount Sinai

II. The R_________________ C____________ of Obedience to God in the New Testament

III. The Law Serves the G_______________...but the Gospel also Serves the L_________.