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Calvin

1. John,original name Jean Cauvin, Caulvin, or Chauvin. 1509--64, French theologian: a leader of the Protestant Reformation in France and Switzerland, establishing the first presbyterian government in Geneva. His theological system is described in his Institutes of the Christian Religion (1536)
2. Melvin. 1911--97, US chemist, noted particularly for his research on photosynthesis: Nobel prize for chemistry 1961
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His discussion of Calvin's understanding of divine self-manifestation by means of visions (chapter 5 and 10), oracles (chapter 5), and the "manifestations of piety in the church" (chapter 11) leads us away from the overly intellectualistic reading of Calvin that has characterized scholarship, and it opens up a refreshing consideration of Calvin as a theologian of experience.
He wanted to tell Carmel but Warren, who has helped Calvin by burying the body, has convinced him not to.
Calvin loved to learn and continued his education receiving his Radio and Television Technicians' Master License, Industrial Electronics Certifications, Building Operations License, Refrigeration Technician's License and Electrical Journeyman's License.
Part 1 of this volume, which is part of The Princeton Theological Seminary Studies in Reformed Theology and History series, focuses on Calvin and His Age.
John Calvin's theology of creation, including issues ranging from animal rights to natural theology, was actively debated in the last century, often casting Calvin in a negative light.
We are pleased to have had the opportunity to continue our relationship with Calvin Klein and assist them in the implementation of this exciting new retail concept," said Alan Napack, senior director, Cushman & Wakefield Retail Services.
We have a good home and comfortable life,'' said Calvin Richardson, ``and this is an opportunity to share our lifestyle with Caleb-Jerome, and he has a chance to grow up in a solid, stable family environment.
That was because the collection's price point was relatively high-a 6-by-9 Calvin Klein rug was sold at retail for $2,800.
The other roosters wake me up, but Calvin always tells me when it's time for dinner
In a Place (all works 2004) features a typical Calvin protagonist--long face, wide but inexpressive mouth, smooth-skinned and androgynous--running a string of dun-colored beads from hand to hand, eyes closed.
We had dealt with another financial company before because they gave us a free consultation," says Calvin.
It accounts for all the topics with which Calvin dealt in the course of his eighty chapters.