What is Confessional Christianity?by Bayou Reformed on 10/09/16
1. "Confessing one’s faith by reciting a doctrinal statement follows the examples of the biblical writers themselves."
2. Being Confessional "reflects a high esteem of the Bible."
3. "A confession of faith provides a fixed compass by which doctrine can be
Answers to Objections to the Use of Confessions
Others mistakenly believe that confessions and creeds are replacing the Bible. Actually, they form outlines for study and summary statements to discuss. Some say they form coat racks to hang your theology robes on.
Bro. Reisinger was a confessional Christian who believed in ordinary and practical use of the 1689 LCOF as well as the Abstract of Principles, with both subject to the final authority and content of the Holy Bible.