Tagged: The means of Grace

Part 2, Helps – The Means of Grace

SECTION II. Helps. As there are foes and dangers confronting the young pilgrim, so there are also helps to assist him Heavenward. When the great Syrian host encompassed Elisha, his servant’s heart quailed; but...

Chapter XXV, Of the Sacraments in General.

Chapter XXV.  Sacraments are holy actions, ordained by God, by the performance of which something real is offered unto, and received by us; by which, as by a seal, the word of God and...

Chapter XXIV, The means of Grace.

Chapter XXIV.  This great work God is bringing about in man by certain means, viz: his word and sacrament. And for the purpose of these means being brought near to every man, He has...