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Published: 02 June 2020

264 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190093273

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Calvin, the Bible, and History

Barbara Pitkin

  • Investigates the role of Calvin's historical consciousness in shaping his interpretation of the Bible
  • Offers rich, connected case studies of Calvin's exegesis, ranging from his work on the Pentateuch to his reception of the apostle Paul
  • Examines Calvin's engagement with scripture in various contexts, including the history of biblical interpretation, early modern historical theory, and contemporary religious and political events