# John Calvin Quotes

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however-many-blessings-we-expect-from-god-his-infinite-liberality-will-always-exceed-all-our-wishes-and-our-thoughts
there-is-no-work-however-vile-or-sordid-that-does-not-glisten-before-god
a-dog-barks-when-his-master-is-attacked-i-would-be-a-coward-if-i-saw-that-gods-truth-is-attacked-and-yet-would-remain-silent
is-it-faith-to-understand-nothing-and-merely-submit-your-convictions-implicitly-to-the-church
there-is-no-worse-screen-to-block-out-the-spirit-than-confidence-in-our-own-intelligence
knowledge-of-the-sciences-is-so-much-smoke-apart-from-the-heavenly-science-of-christ
yet-consider-now-whether-women-are-not-quite-past-sense-and-reason-when-they-want-to-rule-over-men
there-is-also-old-proverb-that-they-who-pay-much-attention-to-body-generally-neglect-soul-john-calvin
as-by-revolt-first-man-image-god-could-be-effaced-from-his-mind-soul-there-is-nothing-strange-in-his-shedding-some-rays-grace-on-reprobate-john-calvin
faith-hopeare-wings-by-which-our-souls-rising-above-world-are-lifted-up-to-god-john-calvin
when-bible-speaks-god-speaks-john-calvin
it-is-important-consideration-that-we-are-consecrated-dedicated-to-god-it-means-that-we-may-think-speak-meditate-do-anything-only-with-view-to-john-calvin
now-great-thing-is-this-we-are-consecrated-dedicated-to-god-in-order-that-we-may-thereafter-think-speak-meditate-do-nothing-except-to-his-glory-for-john-calvin
the-sum-is-that-worship-god-must-be-spiritual-in-order-that-it-may-correspond-with-his-nature-for-although-moses-only-speaks-idolatry-yet-there-is-john-calvin
we-must-always-speak-efficacy-ministry-in-such-manner-that-entire-praise-work-may-be-reserved-for-god-alone-john-calvin
satan-who-is-wonderful-contriver-delusions-is-constantly-laying-snares-to-entrap-ignorant-heedless-people-john-calvin
our-assurance-our-glory-sole-anchor-our-salvation-are-that-christ-son-god-is-ours-we-in-turn-are-in-him-sons-god-heirs-kingdom-heaven-john-calvin
if-we-believe-heaven-to-be-our-country-it-is-better-for-us-to-transmit-our-wealth-thither-than-to-retain-it-here-where-we-may-lose-it-by-sudden-john-calvin
the-scriptures-obtain-full-authority-among-believers-only-when-men-regard-them-as-having-sprung-from-heaven-as-if-there-living-words-god-were-heard-john-calvin
christians-rejoice-even-while-they-truly-sorrow-because-their-rejoicing-is-in-hope-heaven-while-joy-overcomes-sorrow-it-does-not-put-end-to-it-john-calvin
all-more-vile-is-stupidity-those-persons-who-open-heaven-to-all-impious-unbelieving-without-grace-him-whom-scripture-commonly-teaches-to-be-john-calvin
joy-patience-are-far-above-our-strength-we-must-persevere-in-prayer-that-he-may-not-permit-our-hearts-to-faint-prayer-perseverance-are-necessary-in-john-calvin
when-our-faith-is-tested-by-suffering-as-gold-is-tried-in-furnace-we-depend-with-confidence-on-god-rely-entirely-on-his-help-we-will-be-granted-john-calvin
life-is-not-found-in-commandments-declarations-penalties-but-in-promise-mercy-only-in-gratuitous-promise-john-calvin
the-gospel-is-not-doctrine-tongue-but-life-it-cannot-be-grasped-by-reason-memory-only-but-it-is-fully-understood-when-it-possesses-whole-soul-john-calvin
for-though-we-truly-hear-that-kingdom-god-will-be-filled-with-splendor-joy-happiness-glory-yet-when-these-things-are-spoken-they-remain-utterly-remote-from-our-perception-as-it-w
it-behooves-us-to-accomplish-what-god-requires-us-even-when-we-are-in-greatest-despair-respecting-results-john-calvin
the-flesh-is-willing-to-flatter-itself-many-who-now-give-themselves-every-indulgence-promise-to-themselves-easy-entrance-into-life-thus-men-practice-john-calvin
after-50-years-is-it-not-clear-that-god-has-raised-up-new-illnesses-connected-with-fornication-from-where-do-these-things-come-if-not-from-hand-god-john-calvin
for-to-my-mind-this-is-certain-principle-that-nothing-is-here-treated-but-visible-form-world-he-who-would-learn-astronomy-other-recondite-arts-john-calvin
no-one-will-calmly-quietly-submit-to-bear-cross-except-those-who-have-learned-to-seek-their-happiness-beyond-this-world-john-calvin
the-glory-god-shines-indeed-in-all-creatures-on-high-below-but-never-more-brightly-than-in-cross-john-calvin
more-we-are-oppressed-by-cross-fuller-will-be-our-spiritual-joy-john-calvin
without-knowledge-self-there-is-no-knowledge-god-our-wisdom-in-far-as-it-ought-to-be-deemed-true-solid-wisdom-consists-almost-entirely-two-parts-john-calvin
if-we-are-given-gold-would-we-not-test-it-to-determine-its-value-if-we-doubted-its-genuineness-we-would-test-it-by-fire-god-with-us-john-calvin
mans-mind-is-like-store-idolatry-superstition-much-that-if-man-believes-his-own-mind-it-is-certain-that-he-will-forsake-god-forge-some-idol-in-john-calvin
we-must-observe-that-knowledge-god-which-we-are-invited-to-cultivate-is-not-that-which-resting-satisfied-with-empty-speculation-only-flutters-in-john-calvin
the-bible-is-sceptre-by-which-heavenly-king-rules-his-church-john-calvin
if-true-religion-is-to-beam-upon-us-our-principle-must-be-that-it-is-necessary-to-begin-with-heavenly-teaching-that-it-is-impossible-for-any-man-to-john-calvin
if-god-contains-fullness-all-good-things-in-himself-like-inexhaustible-fountain-nothing-beyond-him-is-to-be-sought-by-those-who-strike-after-john-calvin
all-men-were-created-to-busy-themselves-with-labor-for-common-good-john-calvin
when-pain-suffering-strike-our-faith-is-well-founded-if-it-is-standing-on-promises-god-for-all-gods-promises-have-strong-confirmation-in-christ-john-calvin
tears-that-are-shed-in-time-affliction-are-rarely-tears-penitence-but-more-likely-they-are-shed-out-self-pity-pain-sorrow-john-calvin
im-learning-real-skills-that-i-can-apply-throughout-rest-my-lifeprocrastinating-rationalizing-john-calvin
the-only-skills-i-have-patience-to-learn-are-those-that-have-no-real-application-in-life-john-calvin
we-should-never-insult-others-on-account-their-faults-for-it-is-our-duty-to-show-charity-respect-to-everyone-john-calvin
the-denial-ourselves-which-christ-has-diligently-commanded-his-disciples-from-beginning-will-at-last-dominate-all-desires-our-heart-john-calvin
there-is-no-wisdom-but-that-which-is-focused-on-fear-god-john-calvin
all-things-being-at-gods-disposal-decision-salvation-death-belonging-to-him-he-orders-all-things-by-his-counsel-decree-in-such-manner-that-some-john-calvin
our-true-genuine-wisdom-can-be-summed-up-as-knowledge-god-knowledge-ourselves-john-calvin
the-lord-has-given-us-table-at-which-to-feast-not-altar-on-which-victim-is-to-be-offered-he-has-not-consecrated-priests-to-make-sacrifice-but-john-calvin
peace-is-not-to-be-purchased-by-sacrifice-truth-john-calvin
because-i-know-that-i-am-not-my-own-master-i-offer-my-heart-as-true-sacrifice-to-lord-john-calvin
the-grace-god-has-no-charms-for-men-till-holy-spirit-gives-them-taste-for-it-john-calvin
who-will-venture-to-place-authority-copernicus-above-that-holy-spirit-john-calvin
now-we-shall-possess-right-definition-faith-if-we-call-it-firm-certain-knowledge-gods-benevolence-toward-us-founded-upon-truth-freely-given-john-calvin
the-holy-spirit-is-bond-by-which-christ-efficaciously-unites-us-to-himself-john-calvin
man-is-never-sufficiently-touched-affected-by-awareness-his-lowly-state-until-he-has-compared-himself-with-gods-majesty-john-calvin
let-us-fall-before-majesty-our-great-god-acknowledging-our-faults-praying-that-he-will-make-us-ever-more-conscious-them-john-calvin
it-is-permissible-to-use-wine-not-only-for-necessity-but-also-to-make-us-merry-it-must-be-moderate-lest-men-forget-themselves-drown-their-sensesin-john-calvin
if-we-are-proud-our-talents-we-betray-our-lack-gratitude-to-god-john-calvin
seeing-that-pilot-steers-ship-in-which-we-sail-who-will-never-allow-us-to-perish-even-in-midst-shipwrecks-there-is-no-reason-why-our-minds-should-john-calvin
all-blessings-we-enjoy-are-divine-deposits-committed-to-our-trust-on-this-condition-that-they-should-be-dispensed-for-benefit-our-neighbors-john-calvin
for-until-men-recognize-that-they-owe-everything-to-god-that-they-are-nourished-by-his-fatherly-care-that-he-is-author-their-every-good-that-they-john-calvin
but-those-who-wish-to-prove-to-unbelievers-that-scripture-is-word-god-are-acting-foolishly-for-only-by-faith-can-this-be-known-john-calvin
wherever-we-see-word-god-purely-preached-heard-there-church-god-exists-even-if-it-swarms-with-many-faults-john-calvin