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Genevan

, Genevese
1. of, relating to, or characteristic of Geneva
2. of, adhering to, or relating to the teachings of Calvin or the Calvinists
3. a native or inhabitant of Geneva
4. a less common name for a Calvinist
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Arguably, then, we have some fifty or more references to the Rheims translation over the "approximately thirty" Shaheen attributes to the Geneva Bible, of which fifteen are to the New Testament and only eight are distinctively Genevan.
Hamilton could hardly have been more different from Gallatin, a Genevan patrician who sided with Hamilton's political enemies--the frontiersmen, working-class urban-dwellers, and Southern planters who looked to Thomas Jefferson as their cynosure.
Local and international filmmakers have the chance to see their works on Genevan philosopher and writer Jean-Jacques Rousseau screened.
Third, the Genevan high-threshold residential treatment center ran therapies according to the "free demand paradigm," in which only self-motivated residents were accepted.
This nonetheless would have contrasted with the clear assurances extended in Genevan liturgy, and here Karant-Nunn might profitably have compared different elements of church life, in ways indicated in the introduction.
and with its own private road outside, this Genevan landmark is a must-stay.
A spire of water blasting into the air from the lake beneath Genevan scenery is fantastic, with the beautiful lake fed by the River Rhone forming a backdrop also featuring snow-capped mountains, even in the summer.
As the title implies, what we know as a poem was written as a solemn song, sung to the tune of an old Genevan Psalter hymn written in 1551.
Also, although Calvin had definite views on church structure, he did not insist that churches in Poland or England should give up episcopacy or adopt Genevan liturgy (Prestwich 2).
As the loyal guardian of an unbroken Genevan watchmaking tradition since 1755, Vacheron Constantin has an exceptional heritage that represents an inexhaustible source of inspiration for its contemporary creations such as this new Malte model.
Rebuilt and extended over the centuries by the Tavel family and subsequent owners, it contains many archaeological finds and decorative objects salvaged from other Genevan buildings from the 15th to 18th centuries.
25) Thus, the Genevan Reformer did not claim that genuine knowledge of God and ourselves (the content of revelation) is available only to those who either know or encounter the man Jesus of Nazareth, and he did not claim that the true church is made up only of Christians.