John Calvin

John Calvin

Born: July 10, 1509

Died: May 27, 1564

Nationality: French

Occupation: Theologian, pastor, author

Biography: 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.

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