Tag: John Calvin

The Impetus Behind Calvin’s Theology

This just a short quote from John Calvin’s Golden Booklet of the True Christian Life. This is why I enjoy reading Calvin. He recognizes that doctrine is not merely cerebral stuff. He writes with the purpose of reaching the mind and heart, to point…

Bolstering the Heart w/ Calvin

In the next few months I will embark on the monumental task of reading, taking notes on, and writing a comprehensive summary of John Calvin’s Institutes of the Christian ReligionĀ for my seminary education. (also available here to read it online or download) At a…