1689 London Baptist Confession of Faith

CONTENTS

Foreword

CHAPTERS

I. Of the Holy Scriptures

II. Of God and the Holy Trinity

III. Of God’s Decree

IV. Of Creation

V. Of Divine Providence

VI. Of the Fall of Man, of Sin, and of the Punishment thereof

VII. Of God’s Covenant

VIII. Of Christ the Mediator

IX. Of Free Will

X. Of Effectual Calling

XI. Of Justification

XII. Of Adoption

XIII. Of Sanctification

XIV. Of Saving Faith

XV. Of Repentance unto Life and Salvation

XVI. Of Good Works

XVII. Of the Perseverance of the Saints

XVIII. Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation

XIX. Of the Law of God

XX. Of the Gospel and the Extent of Grace thereof

XXI. Of Christian Liberty and Liberty of Conscience

XXII. Of Religious Worship and the Sabbath Day

XXIII. Of Lawful Oaths and Vows

XXIV. Of the Civil Magistrate

XXV. Of Marriage

XXVI. Of the Church

XXVII. Of the Communion of Saints

XXVIII. Of Baptism and the Lord’s Supper

XXIX. Of Baptism

XXX. Of the Lord’s Supper

XXXI. Of the State of Man after Death, and of the Resurrection of the Dead

XXXII. Of the Last Judgment

ENDING STATEMENT AND SIGNATORIES