The Baptist Confession of Faith

CHAPTER 10
OF EFFECTUAL CALLING

Paragraph 3. Elect infants dying in infancy are regenerated and saved by Christ through the Spirit; who works when, and where, and how he pleases; so also are all elect persons, who are incapable of being outwardly called by the ministry of the Word.

The Baptist Catechism

Q.107: What does the preface of the Lord’s Prayer teach us?

A.The preface of the Lord’s Prayer, which is Our Father which are in heaven, teaches us to draw near to God with all holy reverence and confidence, as children to a father, able and ready to help us; and that we should pray with and for others.

For you did not receive the spirit of bondage again to fear, but you received the Spirit of adoption by whom we cry out, “Abba, Father.”      Romans 8:15