John Calvin Quotes (56 quotes)




John Calvin
Source/Notes:
To the queen of Navarre, 28 April 1545. In French: "Un chien abaye, s'il voyt qu'on assaille son maistre; je serois bien lasche, si en voyant la verité de Dieu ainsi assallye, je faisois du muet sans sonner mot"
John Calvin
Source/Notes:
Bondage and Liberation of the Will, The (Texts and Studies in Reformation and Post-Reformation Thought): A Defence of the Orthodox Doctrine of Human Choice against Pighius (2002 edition), Baker Books - ISBN: 9781441207012


If you know some quotes that would be a good fit here, send us a note!

John Calvin
Picture Source: Wikimedia Commons
John CalvinShare on Facebook

Born: July 10, 1509

Died: May 27, 1564 (aged 54)

Nationality: French

Occupation: Theologian, pastor, author

Bio: John Calvin was an influential French theologian and pastor during the Protestant Reformation. He was a principal figure in the development of the system of Christian theology later called Calvinism. Originally trained as a humanist lawyer, he broke from the Roman Catholic Church around 1530.

Quote of the day

The object of opening the mind, as of opening the mouth, is to shut it again on something solid.

Popular Authors

`