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Biblical Christianity

Biblical Christianity

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JOHN CALVIN (1509-1564) entered college in Paris at the age of 14 and began a course of studies in the Classics and then in Law. But by 1533, Calvin tells us: 'God compelled me by a sudden conversion'. Finding, within a year or so, that many were coming to him to be taught Reformation doctrine, the 'timid, soft and pusillanimous' (his own words!)

Calvin went to Basle to seek refuge and quiet. But many were suffering cruelly in France for their new-found Reformation faith. Calvin felt he should write to the French king to vindicate the sufferers by giving the king a summary of the true Christian religion. In 1536, the first edition of The Institutes appeared - a slender volume of six chapters and 520 pages. Edition after edition followed, each larger than the former, till the work finally reached eighty chapters and half-a-million words! What began as an evangelistic tract, ended as a manual of profound theology, an abridged version of which is offered here.

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  1. A must have!

    Allen Vergakis (Submitted on 6th Dec 2015)

    A great read! A must have for anyone, believer or non-believer. For the believer, this volume will aid in maturing the saint with each of Calvin's topics. A great gift for the non-believer, unless their conscience is completely seared, they will not be able to refute Calvin's points on any level, from scientific to philosophical.

  2. Great Introduction into Theology

    Tim (Submitted on 30th Sep 2013)

    Written in today's English and abridged from Calvin's larger volume "Institutes", that were presented to the Catholic church, this is a perfect primer for those interested in theology and solid bible doctrine.

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