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Author: Leighton, Robert, 1611-1684.
Title: Bp. Lighton's catechism for children
Publication Info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan Library
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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Print source: Bp. Lighton's catechism for children
Leighton, Robert, 1611-1684.

Edinburgh,: Printed and sold [by J. Watson] in Wariston's Clos., [1695]
Subject terms:
Church of Scotland -- Catechisms -- Early works to 1800.
Children -- Prayer-books and devotions -- Early works to 1800.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/B03982.0001.001

Contents
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Bp LIGHTON'S CATECHISM.
Quest. WHat is naturally every Man's chief Desire?
Q. What is the way to true Happiness?
Q. What will that Knowledge effectual∣ly work in us?
Q. Rehearse the Articles of our Bee?
Q. Rehearse the Ten Commandments, which are the Rule of our Obedience, and Trial of our Love.
Q. What is the Summary our Saviour hath given us of this Law?
Q. What is the great and effectual Means of obtaining increase of Faith, and power to obey, and generally all Graces and all Bles∣sings at the Hands of God?
Q. Rehearse that excellent and most per∣fect Prayer, that our Saviour hath taught us?
Q. In what estate was Man Created?
Q Did he continue in that estate?
Q Did God leave Man in this Misery, without all Means and Hope of Recovery?
Q What then is the great Doctrine and glad Tidings of the Gospel?
Q. What doth the Gospel mainly teach, and really perswade, the true Believers of it to do?
Q. How hath our Lord Jesus Christ ex∣pressed the great and necessary Duty of all His Disciples?
Q. Rehearse then some of the chief Points wherein we are to follow our Lord Jesus Christ?
Q. What visible Seals hath our Saviour annexed to the Gospel to confirm our Faith of it, and to convey the Grace of it to us?
Q. What does Baptism signify and seal?
Q What does the Lord's Supper signify and seal?
Q. What is required to make fit and wor∣thy Communicants of the Lord's Supper.
Q. What is the final Portion of Unbelie∣vers and unrepenting Sinners.
Q. What is the final Portion of them that truely Believe, and really Obey the Gospel?
To young Persons before their first admis∣sion to the Lords Supper, this one Que∣stion is particularly to be added.