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Interpreting John Calvin

Author: Ford Lewis Battles; Robert Benedetto; H.H. Meeter Center for Calvin Studies.
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : Baker Books, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A leading Calvin scholar explores the origin, method, and structure of Calvin's theology.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Battles, Ford Lewis.
Interpreting John Calvin.
Grand Rapids, Mich. : Baker Books, ©1996
(OCoLC)682009406
Named Person: Jean Calvin; Jean Calvin; Jean Calvin
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ford Lewis Battles; Robert Benedetto; H.H. Meeter Center for Calvin Studies.
ISBN: 0801020972 9780801020971
OCLC Number: 35192290
Notes: "The H. Henry Meeter Center for Calvin Studies."
Description: 377 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / Richard C. Gamble --
Introductory Essays / I. John Hesselink and Donald K. McKim --
pt. 1. Origin and Structure of Calvin's Theology --
1. Calvin's Humanistic Education --
2. Sources of Calvin's Seneca Commentary --
3. First Edition of the Institutes of the Christian Religion (1536) --
4. God Was Accommodating Himself to Human Capacity --
5. Calculus Fidei: Some Ruminations on the Structure of the Theology of John Calvin --
pt. 2. Calvin's Poetry, Piety, and Morality --
6. Theologian as Poet: Some Remarks about the "Found" Poetry of John Calvin --
7. True Piety According to Calvin --
8. Notes on John Calvin, Justitia, and the Old Testament Law --
9. Against Luxury and License in Geneva: A Forgotten Fragment of Calvin [1546-47] --
App. 1. Chief Lineaments of Calvin's Religious Experience --
App. 2. Antithetical Structure of Calvin's Institutes --
App. 3. Chief Motifs in Calvin's Institutes --
App. 4. Tabulation of Biblical Citations in the Institutes --
Ford Lewis Battles Bibliography.
Responsibility: Ford Lewis Battles ; edited by Robert Benedetto ; with introductory essays by I. John Hesselink and Donald K. McKim.

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