John Calvin: Catholic Appraisal (Index Page)

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Asterisked posts are old Blogspot papers of mine, retrieved from Internet Archive. Be sure to allow a minute or two for them to load, and select archived versions from July 2015 or earlier.

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CALVIN’S VIEW OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH HEADED BY THE POPE (AND OF LUTHERANISM) / ECCLESIOLOGY
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What Year Did Popes Become Antichrist? (vs. John Calvin) [3-11-10]
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SECTARIANISM AND SOLA SCRIPTURA
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PREDESTINATION / SUPRALAPSARIANISM / SOVEREIGNTY / ELECT

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Dialogue with a Calvinist: Was Calvin a Supralapsarian? (vs. David W. Ponter) [1996] *

John Calvin: Supralapsarian (+ vigorous Facebook debate from Sep. 2016) [1996 / revised & expanded: 10-21-01 / slightly revised again on 6-27-06]

John Calvin: Only God Knows Who is Numbered Among the Elect [1-5-06]

Total Depravity: Are the Non-Elect Continually Evil? (vs. John Calvin) [10-12-12] *

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SOTERIOLOGY / SALVATION / GRACE / FAITH
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SACRAMENTS: BAPTISM AND THE EUCHARIST

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John Calvin’s Erroneous Mystical View of the Eucharist [4-9-04, 9-7-05, abridged and re-edited on 11-30-17]
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MARIOLOGY
 
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Calvin’s Fawning Over a 13-Year-Old Head of the Church of England [5-26-09; revised for a National Catholic Register article, 9-3-17]
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CONTRACEPTION

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John Calvin’s Antipathy to Veneration of Saints and Angels vs. Explicit Biblical Evidences of Same [10-1-12] *

Temporal Punishment After Forgiveness: Catholicism vs. John Calvin [10-18-12]

John Calvin Did Not Pray to Philip Melanchthon [9-19-09; revised, with retraction, on 5-3-16]

Clarification Regarding John Calvin’s Remarks on Public Repentance and “Symbolic” Absolution [8-7-15] *

FALSE ACCUSATIONS 
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MISCELLANEOUS
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Last Updated: 30 November 2017.


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  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/04297455192783722594 Sophia’s Lover

    Does anyone on this blog know of any, say, biographies of Calvin or his theology in the public domain or online? I'd appreciate any help offered. Thanks, y'all.

  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/07771661758539438173 Dave Armstrong

    There's a bunch of stuff at Internet Archive:

    http://www.archive.org/search.php?query=john%20calvin

  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/04297455192783722594 Sophia’s Lover

    Many thanks, Dave.