1689 London Baptist Confession of Faith

1. Of the Holy Scriptures
2. Of God and the Holy Trinity 
3. Of God's Decree 
4. Of Creation 
5. Of Divine Providence 
6. CHAPTER 6; OF THE FALL OF MAN, OF SIN, AND OF THE PUNISHMENT THEREOF

Paragraph 1. Although God created man upright and perfect, and gave him a righteous law, which had been unto life had he kept it, and threatened death upon the breach thereof,1 yet he did not long abide in this honor;  Satan using the subtlety of the serpent to subdue Eve, then by her seducing Adam, who, without any compulsion, did willfully transgress the law of their creation, and the command given to them, in eating the forbidden fruit,2 which God was pleased, according to His wise and holy counsel to permit, having purposed to order it to His own glory. 

1 Gen. 2:16,17 

2 Gen. 3:12,13; 2 Cor. 11:3

Paragraph 2. Our first parents, by this sin, fell from their original righteousness and communion with God, and we in them whereby death came upon all:3 all becoming dead in sin,4 and wholly defiled in all the faculties and parts of soul and body.5 

3 Rom. 3:23 

4 Rom 5:12, etc. 

5 Titus 1:15; Gen. 6:5; Jer. 17:9; Rom. 3:10-19

Paragraph 3. They being the root, and by God's appointment, standing in the room and stead of all mankind, the guilt of the sin was imputed, and corrupted nature conveyed, to all their posterity descending from them by ordinary generation,6 being now conceived in sin,7 and by nature children of wrath,8 the servants of sin, the subjects of death,9 and all other miseries, spiritual, temporal, and eternal, unless the Lord Jesus set them free.10 

6 Rom. 5:12-19; 1 Cor. 15:21,22,45,49 

7 Ps. 51:5; Job 14:4 

8 Eph. 2:3 

9 Rom. 6:20, 5:12 

10 Heb. 2:14,15; 1 Thess. 1:10

Paragraph 4. From this original corruption, whereby we are utterly indisposed, disabled, and made opposite to all good, and wholly inclined to all evil,11 do proceed all actual transgressions.12 

11 Rom. 8:7; Col. 1:21 

12 James 1:14,15; Matt. 15:19

Paragraph 5. The corruption of nature, during this life, does remain in those that are regenerated;13 and although it be through Christ pardoned and mortified, yet both itself, and the first motions thereof, are truly and properly sin.14 

13 Rom. 7:18,23; Eccles. 7:20; 1 John 1:8 

14 Rom. 7:23-25; Gal. 5:17


7. Of God's Covenant 
8. Of Christ the Mediator 
9. Of Free Will 
10. Of Effectual Calling 
11. Of Justification 
12. Of Adoption 
13. Of Sanctification 
14. Of Saving Faith 
15. Of Repentance unto Life and Salvation 
16. Of Good Works 
17. Of the Perseverance of the Saints 
18. Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation 
19. Of the Law of God 
20. Of the Gospel and the Extent of Grace thereof 
21. Of Christian Liberty and Liberty of Conscience 
22. Of Religious Worship and the Sabbath Day 
23. Of Lawful Oaths and Vows 
24. Of the Civil Magistrate 
25. Of Marriage 
26. Of the Church 
27. Of the Communion of Saints 
28. Of Baptism and the Lord's Supper 
29. Of Baptism 
30. Of the Lord's Supper 
31. Of the State of Man after Death, and of the Resurrection of the Dead 
32. Of the Last Judgment