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Good News on the Calvin Front

Librairie Droz S.A. announces the publication of two volumes in the Ioannis Calvini Opera Omnia series: Praelectiones in librum prophetiarum Ieremiae (ed. by Nicole Guenier and Max Engammare) and Leçons ou commentaires et expositions sur les Revelations du prophète Jeremie … Continue reading

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Calvin Was a Sickly Lad

And he said so to his friends fairly regularly.  So, for instance, he writes to Viret, “When our Merlin came yesterday, he found me in bed: I was suffering from a headache; for three days I had struggled against it, … Continue reading

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Shifting Blame and The Depraved Nature of Humanity

The flesh is continually on the alert for subterfuges, by which it imagines it can remove the blame of its own wickedness from itself to some other quarter.  We must diligently guard against this depraved procedure, and accordingly treat of … Continue reading

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Where Scripture isn’t, The Church Isn’t Either

The Romanists assail us in the present day, and terrify the unskilful with the name of Church, while they are the deadly adversaries of Christ. Therefore, although they exhibit a temple, a priesthood, and other similar masks, the empty glare … Continue reading

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Calvin’s Deathbed Farewell Speech to the Ministers of Geneva

Spoken on 28 April, 1564- “ ‘Brethren, after I am dead, persist in this work, and be not dispirited; for the Lord will save this Republic and Church from the threats of the enemy. Let dissension be far away from you, … Continue reading

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The Expulsion of Calvin and Farel From Geneva

On Easter Sunday, April 21, Calvin … ascended the pulpit of St. Peter’s; Farel, the pulpit of St. Gervais. They preached before large audiences, but declared that they could not administer the communion to the rebellious city, lest the sacrament … Continue reading

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Calvin: A Monologue

Du 25 avril au 08 mai 2016 CALVIN, UN MONOLOGUE De Dominique Ziegler Avec Olivier Lafrance Chapelle St-Léger, 20 rue St-Léger, 1204 Genèv Horaires : Lundi, Mardi, Mercredi, Vendredi, Samedi : 20h | Dimanche : 18h | Relâche : Jeudi Billetterie : à l’entrée Réservation : 077 433 66 34 … Continue reading

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