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Mon 25 Jan 2021 @ 17:15

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Calvin and the Rhetoric of Piety

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ISBN-13: 9780664228507
Number of Pages: 252
Published: 01/01/1995
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Throughout the years, biographers have depicted John Calvin in manifold ways. Serene Jones takes a fresh look at Calvin as she draws a compelling portrait of Calvin as artist, engaged in the classical art of rhetoric. According to Jones, this art was used knowingly and skillfully by Calvin to persuade and challenge his diverse audiences. Jones offers a rhetorical reading of the first three chapters of Calvin's Institutes of the Christian Religion. What emerges is a truly original interpretation of Calvin and his work.
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Serene Jones is President of Union Theological Seminary and holds the Johnston Family Chair in Religion and Democracy. Before Union, she was the Titus Street Professor of Systematic Theology at Yale Divinity School.

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Mon 25 Jan 2021 @ 17:15

RT @XScholarsReview"I cannot but recommend [this book] to all serious pastors and teachers of divinity, even for those who might not e… https://t.co/w0nQoNNKXQ