The Oracles of God: An Introduction to the Preaching of John Calvin

The Oracles of God: An Introduction to the Preaching of John Calvin

By: T. H. L. Parker (author)Hardback

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An introduction to the preaching of John Calvin, showing how he developed out of an earlier tradition of preaching, and how his sermons influenced those of later preachers, particularly in English.

About Author

T.H.L. Parker has written extensively on Calvin, his theology and his preaching. His other books include: Calvin's New Testament Commentaries (1971), John Calvin (1975), Calvin's Old Testament Commentaries (1986) and Calvin's Preaching (1992).


Abbreviations and Corrigenda Preface 1. Preaching Before Calvin 2. Calvin as Preacher 3. The Doctrine of Preaching 4. Ars Praedicandi 5. Calvin's Gospel 6. Calvin's Influence on English Preaching 7. A Recall to Fundamentals Appendices 1. Specimen Sermon by Calvin on Luke 2:9-14 2. Chronological Chart of Calvin's Preaching 3. Manuscript Sermons in Geneva 4. Sermons in Corpus Reformatorum 5. Early French Editions 6. English Translations Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780227170922
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 176
  • ID: 9780227170922
  • weight: 380
  • ISBN10: 022717092X

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