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The Westminster Larger Catechism

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In 1643 when the Long Parliament of England called the Westminster Assembly to produce the Westminster Confession, it also asked for a directory of "catechising". The Assembly asked Herbert Palmer to produce a draft of the Larger Catechism. Robert Baillie and other Scottish delegates found the work disappointing. In December 1643 a committee was formed to write the Catechism. In January 1647 the Assembly gave up writing one catechism and split it into two. The Westminster Shorter Catechism was to be "easier to read and concise for beginners" and the Larger Catechism was to be "more exact and comprehensive". The Catechism was completed by the Westminster Assembly in 1647. It was then adopted by the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland in 1648 and by the Presbyterian Synod of New York and Philadelphia in 1788.

The Westminster Larger Catechism by Anonymous was published by SMK Books in October 2012. The ISBN for The Westminster Larger Catechism is 9781617208041.

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Page last updated 4th August 2017
Author / Artist
Book FormatPaperback
PublisherSMK Books (October 2012)
Weight100g
Number of Pages60
Thickness4 mm
Height229 mm
Width152 mm
ISBN9781617208041
ISBN-101617208043
Product Code4067064
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