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  • (n) the theological system of John Calvin and his followers emphasizing omnipotence of God and salvation by grace alone

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    on June 12, 2013     Source: BPNews.net

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  1. As Robinson says: "Many of us know that Calvinism was a very important tradition among us. Yet all we know about John Calvin was that he was a Scotsman, a prude and obscurantist with a buckle on his belt, possibly a burner of witches, certainly the...
    on Sep 25, 2008 By: Marilynne Robinson Source: Vancouver Sun

  2. "Smyth : forsook the Calvinism characteristic of the Puritans and Separatists for a view of the crucifixion that emphasized that Christ died for all in order that those who would trust him for salvation would be saved," Estep wrote in Why Baptists?
    on Jan 9, 2009 By: William Roscoe Estep Source: Dallas Baptist Standard

  3. "My experience is that many young Christians swept up by this wave know little about the details of this kind of Calvinism," Olson said. "Many of them are simply shocked to find out that it entails belief in limited atonement. However, after...
    on Apr 25, 2008 By: Roger E. Olson Source: Dallas Baptist Standard

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