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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Calvin, Jean, 1509-1564.
Compend of the Institutes of the Christian religion.
Philadelphia : Presbyterian Board of Christian Education, 1939
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Jean Calvin; Hugh Thomson Kerr; Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Board of Christian Education.
|Notes:||"The selections have been made from the seventh American edition of the Institutes, the translation by John Allen"--Page v.
|Description:||x, 228 pages ; 24 cm|
|Contents:||God the creator. The knowledge of God ; The knowledge of God obscured in man ; The knowledge of God obscured in the world ; The knowledge of God revealed in Scripture ; The nature and attributes of God ; The Trinity ; The creation of the world ; The creation of man ; Providence --
The sin of man and Jesus Christ the redeemer. Original sin ; Sin and the freedom of the will ; Sin and the law of God ; The person of Christ ; The work of Christ --
The Holy Spirit. The work of the Holy Spirit ; The Christian life ; Justification by faith ; Prayer, the principal exercise of faith ; The doctrine of election ; Eschatology --
The holy Catholic church. The nature and function of the church ; The government of the church ; The authority of the church ; The sacraments ; The church and the state.
|Other Titles:||Institutio Christianae religionis.
Compend of Calvin's Institutes
|Responsibility:||by John Calvin ; edited by Hugh Thomson Kerr.|