Print this page

Lord's Day 48

  • Q. 123.  Which is the second petition?
    A.  Thy kingdom come;1 that is, rule us so by Thy Word and Spirit, that we may submit ourselves more and more to Thee;2 preserve and increase Thy church;3 destroy the works of the devil4 and all violence which would exalt itself against Thee; and also, all wicked counsels devised against Thy holy Word; till the full perfection of Thy kingdom take place,5 wherein Thou shalt be all in all.6

  1. Mat. 6:10.

  2. Psa. 119:5.

  3. Psa. 51:18.

  4. 1 John 3:8. Rom. 16:20.

  5. Rev. 22:17, 20.

  6. 1 Cor. 15:24-28.