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Unformatted text preview: Reformation - Calvinism 18:02 John Calvin • Major impact on specific reform faith • Lutheranism was very much part of it • Predestination and the way it organizes itself made it destinct John Calvin – TULIP • T – Total Depravity o Nothing in the human that is any good or redeemable o As ugly and retched as can possibly be o Needs to be an external event like saving grace • U – Unconditional election o Double predestination – elect and condemned o If elect, theres nothing you could have done or not • L – Limited Atonement o Death of Jesus was elect • I – Irresistible Grace o Grace = free gift of salvation that cannot be resisted if offered • P – Perseverance of the Saints o Worked hard to maintain salvation Ulrich Zwingli – Switzerland 1484-1531 • Came from pauiously catholic • Became priest and learned all languages • Trained as military chaplain o On battle field dealing with dying • Great admirer of Jesus • Focused on the new testament •...
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This note was uploaded on 04/20/2008 for the course RELG 205 taught by Professor Neufeld during the Spring '08 term at UBC.
- Spring '08