Catechism – Question 38

Catechism – Question 38


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It is our hope that as families work together to learn the fifty-two questions and answers found in this catechism, they will increase not only in knowledge, but in the fruit of the Spirit, as they grow to love God with all of their hearts.

Romans 1:25
because they exchanged the truth about God for a lie and worshiped and served the creature rather than the Creator, who is blessed forever! Amen.

Question 38
What is Idolatry?

Answer:
Idolatry is trusting in created things rather than the Creator for our hope and happiness, significance and security.

Kids Answer:
Idolatry is trusting in created things rather than the Creator 

This week’s question helps:
A short devotional from Dr. Paul Tripp on Idolatry
Counterfeit Gods (A powerful book on idolatry by Tim Keller)

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