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On Prayer: Conversation with God
This book collects for the first time John Calvin's teachings on prayer, taken from his 1559 classic Institutes of the Christian Religion. Calvin scholar John Hesselink puts Calvin's views in context with an introductory essay for the book. A summary and questions for discussion precede each segment of Calvin's text, making this volume ideal for personal and group study.
Published September 1st 2006 by Westminster John Knox Press
(first published December 18th 2002)
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John Calvin (10 July 1509 – 27 May 1564), né Jehan Cauvin, re-translated from Latin Calvinus into Jean Calvin in modern French, was an influential French theologian and pastor during the Protestant Reformation. He was a principal figure in the development of the system of Christian theology later called Calvinism. Originally trained as a humanist lawyer, he broke from the Roman Catholic Church ...moreMore about John Calvin...