Sentence Examples


  • As they remained Calvinists they could not preach a universal atonement; they were in fact extreme particular redemptionists.
  • Antoine, taken to the secret meetings of the persecuted Calvinists, began, when only seventeen, to speak and exhort in these congregations of "the desert."
  • The edict of Nantes had been repealed two years before; but the Calvinists were still very numerous at Nimes.
  • He died on the 6th of December 1352, and was buried in the Benedictine abbey at Auvergne, but his tomb was destroyed by Calvinists in 1562.
  • He ineffectually resisted the efforts of the Calvinists, led by Caspar Olevianus, to introduce the Presbyterian polity and discipline, which were established at Heidelberg in 1570, on the Genevan model.