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FOUNDED ON THE EXPOSITION OF BISHOP PEARSON.
Q. What is the meaning of the word Creed ?
A. “ I believe in God the Father Almighty, Maker of heaven and earth.”
Q. As the first word, “ Credo,” I believe, opens the Creed, and gives a denomination to the whole confession of faith, from thence commonly called the Creed, how far does it connect itself with the whole body of the confession ?
A. We must conceive it virtually prefixed to the head of every article: that, as we say, I believe in God the Father Almighty; so we are also understood to say, I believe in Jesus Christ, his only Son our Lord; as, I believe in the Holy