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John Calvin: Selections from His Writings
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John Calvin: Selections from His Writings

by HarperCollins Spiritual Classics, Emilie Griffin, Elsie Anne McKee, Emilie Griffin, Marilynne Robinson
 

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ISBN-10: 0060754672

ISBN-13: 9780060754679

Pub. Date: 02/28/2006

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers

A pivotal figure of the Protestant Reformation, John Calvin's vision of God changed the world. Calvin (1509-1564), who, in response to God's call became a pastor against his natural inclinations, transformed an unimportant city into a powerful force for religious reform. Today, many know of John Calvin as an historical figure, but few have read his writings or are

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A pivotal figure of the Protestant Reformation, John Calvin's vision of God changed the world. Calvin (1509-1564), who, in response to God's call became a pastor against his natural inclinations, transformed an unimportant city into a powerful force for religious reform. Today, many know of John Calvin as an historical figure, but few have read his writings or are familiar with the personal spirituality that drove his life. This volume presents the main facets of Calvin's faith, including his personal religious experience, his pastoral ministry, and his revolutionary theological vision. This is a perfect resource for those seeking to learn about the man behind the legacy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780060754679
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
02/28/2006
Series:
HarperCollins Spiritual Classics Series
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
1,162,961
Product dimensions:
5.31(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.36(d)

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