For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you profess your faith and are saved.
Romans 10:10 NIV
Creeds and Confessions: What Are They and Why Use Them?
Confessions and Creeds serve as helpful, straightforward resources for discovering what Christians believe about God. Let’s look at both these types of formal statements of faith individually and discover how they are used today.
For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received: that Christ died for our sins in accordance with the Scriptures, that he was buried, that he was raised on the third day in accordance with the Scriptures, and that he appeared to Cephas, then to the twelve.