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Unformatted text preview: seems as though Villegagnon was reaching out for help from Calvin during the revolt in Rio, not planning to set up and deliver a blow to the Calvinists. Villegagnon made a huge mistake in seeking help from John Calvin because the core differences in the beliefs of the two groups were too great to over come. I believe that Villegagnons initial reception of Richer, Lery and others to the Brazilian colony was genuine (pp 33, 34) however it was slightly ignorant because Villegagnon misunderstood the differences between the newcomers and those who were already in the colony....
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2008 for the course LITTRANS 360 taught by Professor Mierenowski during the Spring '07 term at Wisconsin.
- Spring '07