Definition of Calvinism in English:
The Protestant theological system of John Calvin and his successors, which develops Luther’s doctrine of justification by faith alone and emphasizes the grace of God and the doctrine of predestination.
- The purpose of the book, therefore, is to examine Calvinism as a theological system and to compare it with traditional Baptist theology.
- I do not think that this was precisely the Calvinism of John Calvin.
- Critical to Calvinism was the doctrine of predestination, which regarded the salvation or damnation of each soul as preordained.
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