The Larger Catechism in modern English question number sixty-three:
Q. 63. What are the special privileges of the visible church?
A. The visible church has the privilege of being under God’s special care and government; of being protected and preserved in all ages, despite the opposition of all its enemies; and of enjoying the communion of the saints, the ordinary means of salvation, and offers of grace by Christ to all the members of it in the ministry of the gospel, testifying that whoever believes in Him shall be saved, excluding none who come to Him.