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Who was John Calvin?

Lawyer and Priest


Calvin’s theology in Institutes of the Christian Religion (1536

It vigorously attacked the teachings of those Calvin considered unorthodox, particularly Roman Catholicism, to which Calvin says he had been "strongly devoted" before his conversion to Protestantism.