Calvin: Theological Treatises

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J. K. Reid
Westminster John Knox Press, Aug 1, 2000 - Religion - 355 pages

Here is a definative, readable translation of John Calvin's Theological Treatises.

Long recognized for the quality of its translations, introductions, explanatory notes, and indexes, the Library of Christian Classics provides scholars and students with modern English translations of some of the most significant Christian theological texts in history. Through these works--each written prior to the end of the sixteenth century--contemporary readers are able to engage the ideas that have shaped Christian theology and the church through the centuries.

 

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Contents

GENERAL INTRODUCTION
13
THE GENEVAN CONFESSION 1536
25
THE LAUSANNE ARTICLES 1536 AND TWO DISCOURSES
34
ARTICLES CONCERNING THE ORGANIZATION OF THE CHURCH
47
DRAFT ECCLESIASTICAL ORDINANCES 1541
56
DRAFT ORDER OF VISITATION OF THE COUNTRY CHURCHES
73
THE CATECHISM OF THE CHURCH OF GENEVA 1545
83
SHORT TREATISE ON THE LORDS SUPPER 1541
140
CONFESSION OF FAITH CONCERNING THE EUCHARIST 1537
167
ARTICLES CONCERNING PREDESTINATION
178
REPLY TO SADOLET 1539
219
THE CLEAR EXPLANATION OF SOUND DOCTRINE CONCERNING
257
THE BEST METHOD OF OBTAINING CONCORD
325
BRIEF REPLY IN REFUTATION OF THE CALUMNIES OF
331
BIBLIOGRAPHY
344
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About the author (2000)

J. K. S. Reid was a minister and theologian. He was Professor of Church Dogmatics at the University of Aberdeen.

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