The Day You Gave Us, Lord, Is Ended
Confessions and Statements of Faith References
Further Reflections on Confessions and Statements of Faith References
The beautiful contrast in this song is that while our day is ending and we soon rest in sleep, the church of Christ continues through each time zone, with no stopping for rest. And so the voice of prayer and praise continues. Heidelberg Catechism, Lord’s Day 21, Question and Answer 54 teaches that the holy catholic church is found among the entire human race, “dispersed throughout the entire world” (Belgic Confession, Article 27).