It is evident that man never attains to a true self-knowledge until he have previously contemplated the face of God, and come down after such contemplation to look into himself. (Inst. I 1,1f.)
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Welcome to the Reformation by John CalvinEven now that the calvin09 celebrations are over, the international portal dedicated to John Calvin, the Reformer of Geneva, lives on. It can now be accessed at www.john-calvin.org.
calvin bio: A brief résumé spanning all the stages of his life, including a comprehensive chronology of the church and the wider world of the 16th century, as well as texts about Calvin.
calvin theo: The foundations of Calvin’s theology in brief, an overview of his most important writings, and a selection of secondary literature.
calvin actio: Materials on the subject, suited to a lively and playful approach to the topic – whether by reading, listening, seeing, or just playing.
calvin promo: A few products from our shop, along with a wide selection of books in German, French, and English.