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Calvin"s institutes

abridged edition

by Jean Calvin

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Published by Westminster John Knox Press in Louisville, Ky .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reformed Church -- Doctrines.,
  • Theology, Doctrinal.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDonald K. McKim, editor.
    ContributionsMcKim, Donald K.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX9420 .I58213 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 189 p. ;
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6783836M
    ISBN 100664222986
    LC Control Number00034940

    John Calvin (/ ˈ k æ l v ɪ n /; French: Jean Calvin [ʒɑ̃ kalvɛ̃]; born Jehan Cauvin; 10 July – 27 May ) was a French theologian, pastor and reformer in Geneva during the Protestant was a principal figure in the development of the system of Christian theology later called Calvinism, aspects of which include the doctrines of predestination and of the absolute Born: Jean Cauvin, 19 July , Noyon, Picardy, . An essential biography of the most important book of the Protestant Reformation. John Calvin's Institutes of the Christian Religion is a defining book of the Reformation and a pillar of Protestant theology. First published in Latin in and in Calvin's native French in , the Institutes argues for the majesty of God and for justification by faith alone.

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