Christian Catechism - Mankind's Redemption

Man’s Redemption

Did the Lord God suffer man to remain in such a deplorable condition?
No. he redeemed his people. – Luke 1: 68.
How did be redeem them?
By giving his only begotten Son. –John 3: 16.
How could God give his Son?
He had to assume human nature; that through death he might destroy him that had the power of death, that is, the devil. – Heb. 2: 14-15,
Was there no other way to redeem us?
No: none could, by any means, redeem his brother – Ps. 49: 7. Rev. 5: 3-4.
Was only one, our Saviour, to die for all?
Yes: for as by one man’s disobedience many were made sinners, so by the obedience of one shall many be made righteous. – Rom. 5: 19.

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