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A reading of Calvin"s Institutes

by Benjamin A. Reist

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Published by Westminster/John Knox Press in Louisville, Ky .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Calvin, Jean, 1509-1564.,
  • Theology, Doctrinal.,
  • Reformed Church -- Doctrines.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Benjamin A. Reist.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX9420.I69 R45 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 124 p. ;
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1885577M
    ISBN 100664251552
    LC Control Number90046623

    John Calvin's Institutes is one of the great classics of Christian theology. Now, at the th anniversary of Calvin's birth, a leading Calvin expert offers an affordable guide to reading the Institutes (keyed to the McNeill/Battles translation). The book includes selected readings and annotations to offer a streamlined introduction to the heart of Calvin's : Calvin's Institutes of the Christian Religion is a masterfully written systematic summary and defense of the basic tenets of Christianity. It is exegetical in substance, Christ-centered in focus, worshipful in tone, and polemical in style. Exegetical in substance - Calvin has been called the "father of /5(11).

      Re-typeset into a clean and modern typeface, this edition is easy to read for the modern eye. This book will appeal to libraries, seminarians, pastors, and laypeople. "Institutes of the Christian Religion" by John Calvin is an introduction to the Bible and a vindication of Reformation principles by one of the Reformation's finest scholars/5().   In The Institutes of the Christian Religion, 16th century theologian John Calvin presented the systematic explanation of his reformation theology. In this modern edition, editors Tony Lane and Hilary Osborne seek to re-present Calvin’s Institutes in an easy-to-access book for non-specialist readers (Baker Book House: Grand Rapids, ). In redacting portions of Calvin’s extensive work,.

    Hendrickson offers a one-volume hardcover edition of one of Western Christianity's foundational works. Re-typeset into a clean and modern typeface, this edition is easy to read for the modern eye. This book will appeal to libraries, seminarians, pastors, and laypeople." Institutes of the Christian Religion" by John Calvin is an introduction to the Bible and a vindication of Reformation /5(30). Looking for books by John Calvin? See all books authored by John Calvin, including Golden Booklet of the True Christian Life, and Institutes of the Christian Religion (Book Four), and more on


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Few have explained the Christian faith as clearly, vividly, and faithfully as John Calvin in his Institutes of the Christian centuries people have turned to the Institutes in order to better understand God's Word and its implications for the Christian life.

The book will serve professors and students of the Institutes; courses in Calvin, Reformed theology, and historical theology; and readers seeking a guide to the Institutes.

About the Author Anthony N. Lane (DD, University of Oxford) is professor of historical theology and director of research at the London School of Theology.

LibriVox recording of Institutes of the Christian Religion, Book Two, by John Calvin. Institutes of the Christian Religion is John Calvin's seminal work on Protestant systematic theology. Highly influential in the Western world and still widely read by theological students today, it was published in Latin in and in his native French inwith the definitive editions appearing in Bruce Gordon, a leading North American scholar of the European Reformations and the author of the noted biography Calvin (Yale University Press, ), explores in John Calvin’s Institutes of the Christian Religion the many lives of one of the most influential books in the history of Protestantism, the book can be considered as a biography of the Institutes or an introduction.

The middle column notation is book, chapter, and section in the Institutes. The right column in parentheses is volume and page number of the Battles edition.

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Institutes of the Christian Religion, BOOK 2. Chapter 1: Human Race Delivered to the Curse. We must have a right view of the knowledge of self, for what God gave us at the creation and still gives us we must exercise, in holiness.

Man, by nature, is inclined to a deluded form of self-admiration. New Reading Guide to Calvin’s Institutes April 8, April 8, Tony Reinke BR > Reformation Heritage Books, John Calvin You’re a nerd when you read with two books open at the same time and just for fun and not because you have a class paper due.

The goal of Knowing God and Ourselves is to help students, especially beginning students, of Calvin’s Institutes of the Christian Religion to better understand what they are reading and to encourage them to persist in working through this important but challenging book. Calvin intended the Institutes to be a guide in reading Scripture and a theological companion to his commentaries.

In the beginning of the second Book of the Institutes, Calvin does not begin afresh but continues his line of thinking through his whole work. He is engaged in a long, thought out, argument. He quotes the early fathers much less, and concentrates more on the biblical arguments surrounding original sin, the fall of man, and how the fall has.

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