By Christopher Elwood
Honoring the five hundredth anniversary of the Reformation, Christopher Elwood bargains an insightful and obtainable assessment of John Calvin's theological principles inside of their old context. A short creation to John Calvin discusses the rigors and tribulations Calvin encountered as he ministered and taught in Geneva, paying designated recognition to the theological controversies linked to the Trinity and predestination. during this concise creation, Elwood explores the improvement of Calvinism and its impact in brand new global.
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A Brief Introduction to John Calvin by Christopher Elwood