Module 5

EDUCATION:  The Apostles’ Creed & The Affirmation of Faith


To understand why confessional statements (creeds) were developed and how creeds influence what we believe.

The students will learn the elements of the creed by understanding its historic development.

 Scriptural References:


Deuteronomy 6:4 - 9

Deuteronomy 26:5 - 11

I Timothy 3:16



Review Questions:

1. What does the word creed mean? *
2. What is an Apostle? *
3. Is the Apostles' Creed the oldest creed? *
4. Did the Apostles write the Apostles' Creed? *
5. Why was this creed written? *
Name *
First Name
Last Name
Email Address*

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Next Reading Assignment: Read pages 34 – 40 in your New Life Ministries Manual and pages 58 – 62 in the Know Your Church Manual.

Homework/Exercise:  During our worship services, we repeat the Apostle’s Creed every week.  Please work to memorize the Apostle’s Creed.