William Ames Quote
“The goodness of a thing created is the perfection of its fitness for the use which it serves. Now that use is either particular or universal.”
The marrow of theology (1997 edition), Baker Academic
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsWilliam Ames
Died: November 14, 1633 (aged 57)
Bio: William Ames was an English Protestant divine, philosopher, and controversialist. He spent much time in the Netherlands, and is noted for his involvement in the controversy between the Calvinists and the Arminians.
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