For instance, in describing the nature of Christ, the Westminster Shorter Catechism (Question 21) speaks of Jesus Christ as the Redeemer of "God's elect", stating, "The only Redeemer of God's elect is the Lord Jesus Christ, who, being the eternal Son of God, became man, and so was, and continueth to be, God and man in two distinct natures, and one person, for ever".
Article V of the Twelve Articles deals with God's creation of humanity, quoting Question 10 of Westminster Shorter Catechism, (33) and concludes saying, "All men [sic.
15) The original Preamble of the Korean Presbyterian church as it was adopted in 1907 is as follows: "The Presbyterian Church of Korea, adopting the following as its Confession of Faith, to be subscribed by ministers, licentiates, ciders and deacons, does not thereby reject the doctrinal standards of the parent churches, which established the Church in Korea, but, on the contrary, commends them especially the Westminster Confession of Faith, and the Larger and Shorter Catechisms--as worthy exponents of the Word of God, and as systems of doctrine to be taught in our Churches and Seminaries; and adopts as the catechism of the Church, the Westminster Shorter Catechism.
For example, The Baptist Catechism (1683/84) was patterned closely after The Westminster Shorter Catechism, rarely deviating from verbatim quotation in the shared articles.
The Westminster Shorter Catechism, in The Book of Confessions (Louisville: The Office of the General Assembly, 1994), 182; and The Baptist Catechism (Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1952/1683/4), 20.