Apostles' Creed

Foundations Of The Christian Faith

An Ancient Faith for a Modern People

A discussion course on the "essentials" of the Christian faith by way of explicating the Apostles' Creed.


1. "I believe" - The Nature of Faith

2. "In God, the Father Almighty" - The Character of God

3. "Maker of heaven and earth" - Cosmology and Anthropology

4. "I believe in Jesus Christ, his only Son, our Lord" - Christology: The Name of Christ

5. "Conceived by the Holy Spirit, born of the virgin Mary" - Christology: The Two Natures of Christ

6. "He suffered...crucified, dead, and was buried; he descended into hell" - Christology: The Humiliation Of Christ

7. "The third day he rose again from the dead. He ascended into heaven and is seated on the right hand of God the Father Almighty" - Christology: The Exaltation Of Christ

8. "I believe in the Holy Spirit...in the forgiveness of sin" - Pneumatology: The Doctrine of The Holy Spirit"

9 & 10. "I believe in One Holy Catholic Church ..." - Ecclesiology I and Ecclesiology II

11 & 12. "From there He shall come to judge the living and the dead..." - Eschatology I and Eschatology II