This article discusses the purpose and the teachings of the Westminster Larger Catechism in comparison to the Shorter Catechism, Calvin’s Catechism, the Heidelberg Catechism, and the Westminster Confession of Faith.
This is a Catechism written by John Calvin in 1545 for use in the Genevan church.
Chapter 1 is an exposition of Q&A 1 of the Westminster Shorter Catechism. It considers the reason for the existence of human beings: to glorify God.
Chapter 1 provides an overview of the historical context and the history of the production of the Westminster Larger Catechism.