January 14: Work on the Shorter Catechism
[Session 1049., cf. M&PWA, iv.749.]
[Session 1051, cf. M&PWA, iv.750.]
[The Biblical Repertory, and Theological Review, Vol. 2 No. 2 (1830): 299]
Few things in this life just fall into our laps. Most good things take work to acquire, develop and maintain; discipline bears a good fruit for the long term. The value of the Westminster Shorter Catechism has been acclaimed by many, but for how many of us is that acclamation mere lip service? The year is still young, and it’s not too late to slip in another resolution. Wouldn’t this be a great year to work on the Shorter Catechism?