I. What is Justification?
Shorter Catechism Question #33: Justification is an
act of God's free grace, wherein He pardons all our
sins, and accepts us as righteous in His sight, only
for the righteousness of Christ imputed to us, and
received by faith alone.
II. What is Faith?
Q. 86. What is faith in Jesus Christ?
A. Faith in Jesus Christ is a saving grace, whereby
we receive and rest upon Him alone for salvation, as
He is offered to us in the gospel. Heb. 10:39; Jn.
1:12; Isa. 26:3-4; Phil. 3:9; Gal. 2:16.
B. Resting (Gal. 3:2)