Tag: John Calvin

If Calvin Had a Worship Band

2009 is the 500th anniversary of John Calvin's birth, and his theology has had a huge impact on the life of the church. Particularly influential are his doctrines regarding predestination, and the later systematization of them into the Five Points of Calvinism. However, there are areas of church life that have not been greatly influenced … Continue reading If Calvin Had a Worship Band

1509-2009

John Calvin, the famous French theologian and Genevan reformer, was born on July 10, 1509, which makes 2009 the 500th anniversary of his birth year. Princeton Seminary is celebrating this anniversary by, among other things, encouraging people to read his monumental work The Institutes of the Christian Religion throughout this year. I've only read sections … Continue reading 1509-2009