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Portrait of Calvin

Parker, T. H. L.

Portrait of Calvin

by Parker, T. H. L.

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Published by WestminsterlPBss in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Calvin, Jean, -- 1509-1564

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby T.H.L. Parker.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination124 p. :
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14471703M
    LC Control Number55006001
    OCLC/WorldCa1595007

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In John Calvin: A Sixteenth Century Portrait, William J. Bouwsma presents a different perspective on the life and various aspects of the thought of the French reformer. In this work, Bouwsma states that his main goal in writing this book is “to interpret Calvin as a figure of his time: as a representative French intellectual, an evangelical Cited by: The book is certainly aptly titled "Portrait of Calvin".

Do yourself a favor and read this book. Not only will you understand the Protestant Reformation better, but you will gain appreciation for one of the greatest theologians of the Protestant Church/5(4). "I am eager for people to know Calvin not because he was without flaws, or because he was the most influential theologian of the last years (which he was), or because he shaped Western culture (which he did), but because he took the Bible so seriously, and because what he saw on every page was the majesty of God and the glory of Christ" (p.

This new edition of Parker's Portrait of Calvin from Desiring God is an enjoyable and helpful little book. Parker doesn't set out to write a comprehensive biography but rather a short portrait of Calvin.

He succeeds remarkably and in the short volume provides a concise and fresh glimpse of one of the great Reformers and his theology/5. An Appreciation for Calvin and His Portrait JOHN PIPER Desiring God is publishing T. L Parker’s Portrait of Calvin out of theo-logically and historically informed nostalgia—and a sense of mission.

The mission is to make much of the majesty of God. And the nostalgia is that this book was my rst serious exposure to Calvin.

I paid fty cents. In John Calvin: A Sixteenth Century Portrait, William J. Bouwsma presents a different perspective on the life and various aspects of the thought of the French reformer. In this work, Bouwsma states that his main goal in writing this book is to interpret Calvin as a figure of his time: as a representative French intellectual, an evangelical /5.

Historians have credited--or blamed--Calvinism for many developments in the modern world, including capitalism, modern science, secularization, democracy, individualism, and unitarianism. These same historians, however, have largely ignored John Calvin the man. When people consider him at all, they tend to view him as little more than the joyless tyrant of Geneva who /5(2).

Buy Portrait of Calvin. by T. Parker online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ Read "Portrait Of Calvin" by T. Parker available from Rakuten Kobo. A concise biography of John Calvin, perfect for students of theology wishing to Brand: Read Books Ltd.

John Calvin (/ ˈ k æ l v ɪ n /; French: Jean Calvin [ʒɑ̃ kalvɛ̃]; born Jehan Cauvin; 10 July – 27 May ) was a French theologian, pastor and reformer in Geneva during the Protestant was a principal figure in the development of the system of Christian theology later called Calvinism, aspects of which include the doctrines of predestination and of the absolute Born: Jean Cauvin, 19 JulyNoyon, Picardy.

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Eloquently depicting Calvin's life as a French exile, a humanist in the tradition of Erasmus, and a man unusually sensitive to the complexities and contradictions of later Renaissance culture, Bouwsma reveals a surprisingly human, plausible, ecumenical, and often sympathetic Calvin.

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J Lessons from President Calvin Coolidge for President Obama. Economic experts talked about lessons from the Calvin Coolidge administration for President Obama. He wrote some good philosophy but he never really changed and God never helped him with his struggles or taught him much") Chapter 1: Bouwsma wrote, "I call this book a portrait rather than a biography because I think Calvin developed little in what mattered most to him between his break with the Catholic church and his death 30 years later 1/5(1).

In John Calvin, a Sixteenth Century Portrait Bouwsma attempts to find the historical Calvin. In other words, he seeks to strip Calvin of all the baggage which he has picked up over the last few centuries and show his reader a real man, not just the cold, hard, tight lipped, iron fist of by:   The Hardcover of the Dallas, Texas: A Photographic Portrait by Peter A.

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