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The great necessity & use of the Holy Sacraments of baptism & the Lords Supper

George Keith

The great necessity & use of the Holy Sacraments of baptism & the Lords Supper

delivered in a sermon preached at Trinity-Church in New-York, the 28th of November, 1703.

by George Keith

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Published by Printed and sold by William Bradford at the Sign of the Bible in New-York in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baptism,
  • Lord"s Supper,
  • Sacraments

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy George Keith, M.A
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 1161
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination24 p.
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18198697M

    ^ par. 4 McClintock and Strong’s Cyclopedia, Volume IX, page , states: “The term sacrament is not found in the N[ew] T[estament]; neither is the Greek word μυστήριον [mysteʹrion] in any instance applied to either baptism or the Lord’s supper, or any other outward observance.”. cultivated by, the Word and sacraments.”3 Aside from our standard Baptist concerns about the term “sacraments,” this is exactly right. Seeing the ordinances as an aspect of the application of our union with Christ, we can then define them clearly. Baptism and the Lord’s Supper are ceremonies which enact our union with Size: KB.

    Trustworthy articles related to Lord's Supper. God-Centered Sacraments Article by Robert Letham. FROM TABLETALK | April In considering the ways in which the persons of the Trinity operate in the sacraments, we need to be clear on how the doctrine of the Trinity has led the church to understand the works of our three-personed God. While reading a book on Reformed theology (The Shorter Westminster Catechism, by G. I. Williamson), I came across a brief criticism of the Salvation Army's views on the sacraments:A very different view is held by such groups as the Salvation Army. They do not administer the sacraments at all.

      Arminius on the Lord's Supper. As in the preceding disputation, we have treated on baptism, the sacrament of initiation, it follows that we now discuss the Lord's supper, which is the sacrament of confirmation. 2. We define it thus: The Lord's supper is a sacrament of the New Testament immediately instituted by Christ for the use of the.   BAPTISM & THE EXODUS. One necessary way we do this is by celebrating the sacraments. Jesus gave two sacraments to his church, and they both re-enact the exodus. In baptism, we celebrate the burial of the old, the passing from death into life, and the drowning of our enemies in floodwaters.


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The great necessity & use of the Holy Sacraments of baptism & the Lords Supper by George Keith Download PDF EPUB FB2

The great necessity & use of the Holy Sacraments of baptism & the Lords Supper, delivered in a sermon preached at Trinity-Church in New-York, the 28th of November, / By George Keith, M.A.

Keith, George. [New York]: Printed and sold by William Bradford at the Sign of the Bible in New-York, Subject terms. by: Candlish, James S. The genuine use and necessity of the two sacraments namely baptism and the Lord's Supper with our obligation frequently to receive the latter.

by: Addison, Lancelot, by: Christian layman. by: Rawlet, John, by: Rawlet, John, He focuses on Baptism and the Lord's Supper and explains their significance and their cohesion with the Lord and the Word.

He continuously refers to Scripture, the early church Fathers and the reformers to show the place of the sacraments in church tradition.5/5(10). The great necessity & use of the Holy Sacraments of baptism & the Lords Supper: delivered in a sermon preached at Trinity-Church in New-York, the 28th of November, According to the Scriptures, Sacraments contain an outward or visible element.

That is, sacraments are based upon material objects: water in baptism, bread and wine in the Supper. But a Sacrament not only includes the material element prescribed in Scripture. The Lord’s Supper represents our true food and drink – the substance and the currency of the Kingdom of God.

No-one works for the Lord’s Supper. All we do is take it and eat it. It simply a gift. Baptism represents our entry into the Kingdom of God, and the Lord’s Supper represents how we live in it.

31] Therefore also it is vain talk when they say that the body and blood of Christ are not given and shed for us in the Lord's Supper, hence we could not have forgiveness of sins in the Sacrament.

For although the work is accomplished and the forgiveness of sins acquired on the cross, yet it cannot come to us in any other way than through the Word.

The Lord's Supper is Not a Sacrament Sacramentalism specializes in holy objects, holy things. These things, then, possess special power - strange, supernatural, unearthly power.

But against this background, whatever they were that Jesus instituted in baptism and the Lord's Supper, it is inconceivable that they should be called "sacraments". Luther's Preface to the Small Catechism. Martin Luther to All Faithful and Godly Pastors and Preachers.

Grace, Mercy, and Peace in Jesus Christ, our Lord. The deplorable, miserable condition which I discovered lately when I, too, was a visitor, has forced and urged me to prepare [publish] this Catechism, or Christian doctrine, in this small, plain, simp.

R6le of the Holy Spirit in the Lord's Supper rate, it is not Paul's intention here to provide this sort of information. It must be established therefore that a reference to the Lord's Supper in 1 Cor.

13b naturally follows that to baptism in v. 13a. but there are good reasons to think otherwise. First, the aorist tense ofFile Size: KB.

The great necessity & use of the Holy Sacraments of baptism & the Lords Supper, delivered in a sermon preached at Trinity-Church in New-York, the 28th of November, / by: Keith, George.

Published: (). Sacraments are signs of the real presence and power of Christ in the Church, symbols of God's action. Through the Sacraments, God seals believers in redemption, renews their identity as the people of God, and marks them for service" (Book of Order, W).

Baptism. Baptism is the sign and seal of incorporation into Christ. Second, and attendant to the first, the gospel is depicted in pictorial form by means of the sacraments: baptism and the Lord’s Supper. Christ knew that our understanding of salvation would be augmented by symbols that would appeal to our full senses: sight, touch, taste, smell, as well as the hearing of God’s Word.

Baptists usually use the term “ordinances” rather than “sacraments” when referring to baptism and the Lord’s Supper.

Even if “sacraments” is used, it is never intended to imply that either of these two is necessary for a person to be saved. Baptists consistently declare that baptism and the Lord’s Supper are symbols and are not necessary for salvation. They are nonetheless a significant part of Baptist.

What is the significance of the Lord's Supper. Celebrating the Lord's Supper is deeply significant and full of meaning. First held when Jesus kept the Passover feast with His disciples on the evening before He was betrayed, the Lord's Supper, or Christian Communion, looks back to the death of our Lord and ahead to His victory over death at the resurrection, as well as His.

Baptism, faith, repentance, Eucharist, etc. are the means given by Christ for our salvation, so the only sure means of salvation is doing what Christ told us to do. This does not mean that God is limited by the standard He has set and there have been exceptions, the thief on the cross on Christ's right being the most notable.

The symbol of salvation is an aid to faith in the gospel, so that the benefits of Christ's death are received through faith alone; baptism and the Lord's Supper are true sacraments; Jesus meant the wine and bread represent his blood and body.

Lutheran. They did this to signify that they were elders in the newly organized Church. The sacrament of the Lord’s Supper was administered next. The Restoration of the gospel clarified the use and meaning of the sacrament, which, through dark periods of.

Baptism is efficacious—it removes the guilt of original sin and regenerates the soul, freeing one from the slavery of sin and conferring justifying grace, leaving an indelible mark on the baptized which can never be removed (not even by mortal sin) and marks the believer with the “seal.” [1] It actually accomplishes that which it symbolizes—death to sin and the new birth of the Holy.

1 Corinthians - For as often as ye eat this bread, and drink this cup, ye do shew the Lord's death till he come. John - Then Jesus said unto them, Verily, verily, I say unto you, Except ye eat the flesh of the Son of man, and drink his blood, ye have no life in you.

Mark - And as they did eat, Jesus took bread, and. The sacrament of anointing of the sick teaches us that Christ's healing power is at work in the world, and that he is with us in all things, especially when we are weak and in need True The sacrament of anointing of the sick assures us that we will be physically healed if we have faith.The Great Thanksgiving (or Eucharistic Prayer) is the prayer over which the minister of Word and Sacrament presides at the celebration of the Lord’s Supper.

This tradition of prayer has been passed down (with variations) through centuries of Christian worship; its origins are thought to be in the third century.Brevint argued the Lord’s Supper was an additional contribution to the preached word of God: “The end of the Holy Communion is to make us partakers of Christ in another manner than when we only hear the word.”[18] The Wesleys incorporated this insight and affirmed a strong sacramental doctrine as well a powerful doctrine of the Word.