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Dordrecht Confession - 1632

   

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Table of Contents
  Introduction by J. C. Wenger
   
 
The Eighteen Articles
I.

 Of God and the Creation of All Things

II.

 Of the Fall of Man

III.

 Of the Restoration of Man Through the Promise of the Coming Christ

IV.

 Of the Coming of Christ into This World, and the Purpose for Which He Came

V.

 Of the Law of Christ, i.e., the Holy Gospel or the New Testament

VI.

 Of Repentance and Reformation of Life

VII.

 Of Holy Baptism

VIII.

 Of the Church of Christ

IX.

 Of the Election, and Offices of Teachers, Deacons, and Deaconesses in the Church

X.

 Of the Holy Supper

XI.

 Of the Washing of the Saints' Feet

XII.

 Of the State of Matrimony

XIII.

 Of the Office of the Secular Authority

XIV.

 Of Revenge

XV.

 Of the Swearing of Oaths

XVI

 Of the Ecclesiastical Ban, or Separation from the Church

XVII.

 Of Shunning the Separated

XVIII.

 Of the Resurrection of the Dead, and the Last Judgment

   
  Signers of the Confession
  Postscript