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Author Pitkin, Barbara, 1959- author.

Title Calvin, the Bible, and history : exegesis and historical reflection in the era of reform / Barbara Pitkin
Published New York, NY, United States of America : Oxford University Press, [2020]
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Description 1 online resource
Contents 1 John Calvin's Historicizing Interpretation of the Bible -- 2 History Past and History Present in Calvin's Reception of Paul -- 3 Salvation in History in Calvin's Commentary on the Gospel of John -- 4 David, Faith, and the Confusion of History in Calvin's Commentary on the Psalms -- 5 Exile in the Mirror of History in Calvin's Commentary on Isaiah -- 6 Prophecy and History in Calvin's Lectures on Daniel -- 7 Biblical Exegesis and Early Modern Legal History in Calvin's Mosaic Harmony -- 8 The Consolation of History in Calvin's Sermons on Second Samuel -- Epilogue: Toward Calvin's Sense of History -- Bibliography -- Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on July 08, 2020)
Subject Calvin, Jean, 1509-1564.
Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- History -- 16th century
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2019053143
ISBN 0190093285