For Preventing the Canker and Poison of Heresy and Error.
by HERCULES COLLINS.
Search the Scriptures. John 14.29.
The Words that I have spoken, the same shall judge you in the Last day. John 12.48.
Printed in the Year, 1680.
Q. 75 How does baptism remind you and assure you that Christ’s one sacrifice on the cross is for you personally?
A. In this way: Christ instituted this outward washing1 and with it gave the promise that, as surely as water washes away the dirt from the body, so certainly his blood and his Spirit wash away my soul’s impurity, in other words, all my sins.2
2Matt. 3:11; Rom. 6:3-10; 1 Pet. 3:21
Q. 76 What does it mean to be washed with Christ’s blood and Spirit?
A. To be washed with Christ’s blood means that God, by grace, has forgiven my sins because of Christ’s blood poured out for me in his…
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