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John Calvin

Author: Thomas J Davis
Publisher: Philadelphia : Chelsea House, ©2005.
Series: Spiritual leaders and thinkers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the life and work of John Calvin, interpreter of the Bible, theologian, and reformer.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biographie
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Jean Calvin; Jean Calvin; Jean Calvin; Jean Calvin
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas J Davis
ISBN: 0791081001 9780791081006
OCLC Number: 55665389
Description: x, 122 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Chapter 1: Pulled into the Spotlight --
Chapter 2: Growing Up as the World Changes, 1509-1527 --
Chapter 3: From Lawyer to Protestant Reformer, 1528-1535 --
Chapter 4: Learning to Be a Leader, 1536-1541 --
Chapter 5: Calvin's Return to Geneva and the Establishment of a Reformed Church, 1541-1549 --
Chapter 6: Calvin's Geneva, 1550-1564 --
Chapter 7: Calvin and the Word of God --
Chapter 8: The Whole Sum of Piety: Calvin's Theology --
Chapter 9: Calvin's Legacy --
Chronology --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Further Reading --
(Part of Spiritual leaders and thinkers series).
Series Title: Spiritual leaders and thinkers.
Responsibility: by Thomas J. Davis ; introductory essay by Martin E. Marty.
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Calvin became an important influence in the Reformation, and his theological beliefs, known as Calvinism, have become integral to many of today's major Protestant churches.  Read more...

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