BPC.ORG | Home | Westminster Shorter Catechism Project | WSC Question 52
[DOCUMENT INFO: LAST MODIFIED ON (EST)]

Westminster Shorter Catechism Project

Westminster Shorter Catechism
Question 52


Q: What are the reasons annexed to the second commandment?
A: The reasons annexed to the second commandment are, God's sovereignty over us,1 his propriety in us,2 and the zeal he hath to his own worship.3


  1. Psalm 95:2-3. Let us come before his presence with thanksgiving, and make a joyful noise unto him with psalms. For the LORD is a great God, and a great King above all gods.
  2. Psalm 45:11. So shall the king greatly desire thy beauty: for he is thy Lord; and worship thou him.
  3. Exodus 34:14. For thou shalt worship no other god: for the LORD, whose name is Jealous, is a jealous God.

Go to Question 53 | Return to WSC Project Index Page

Further links concerning this catechism question: [ASCENDING ALPHABETIC ORDER BY AUTHOR]

[ Go To Top Of This Page ]
 


This document is available at http://www.bpc.org/resources/wsc/wsc_052.html
Corrections or Information: webmaster@bpc.org