STATEMENT OF FAITH
52 QUESTIONS & ANSWERS TO STRENGTHEN YOUR FAITH
Statements of Faith (Catechisms) are used to teach both children and adults the essential beliefs of the Christian faith. It's the study of Scriptural doctrine using the practice of question and answer recitation. Source material is used for individual study or group study, and is especially well suited for children. The material has been developed by the church and generally provides foundational biblical theology, practical ethics and spiritual experience for all - children and adults.
This Q & A method for instucting people in the basic beliefs of those in Christ was used during the first four centuries of the early church, but was largely abandoned until Christian humanists and Protestant Reformers sought to revive the practice in the 17th century. Perhaps it should be revived and encouraged once again.