John Calvin

John Calvin

French theologian and pastor during the Protestant Reformation.
Christ is the most perfect image of God, into which we are so renewed as to bear the image of God, in knowledge, purity, righteousness, and true holiness.More John Calvin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
No one in this earthly prison of the body has sufficient strength of his own to press forward with a due degree of watchfulness, and the great majority [of Christians] are kept down with such great weakness that they stagger and halt and even creep on the ground, and so make very slight advances.More John Calvin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The denial of ourselves which Christ has so diligently commanded his disciples from the beginning will at last dominate all the desires of our heart.More John Calvin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Elisabeth, again, while she praises her, is so far from hiding the Divine glory, that she ascribes everything to God. And yet, though she acknowledges the superiority of Mary to herself and to others, she does not envy her the higher distinction, but modestly declares that she had obtained more than she deserved.More John Calvin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Unless we fix certain hours in the day for prayer, it easily slips from our memory.More John Calvin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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