calvin

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17th century theology (named after its founder Jacobus Arminius) that opposes the absolute predestinarianism of John Calvin and holds that human free will is compatible with God's sovereignty Arminianism
Dutch Protestant theologian who founded Arminianism which opposed the absolute predestinarianism of John Calvin (1559-1609) Arminius , Jacob Harmensen , Jacobus Arminius , Jakob Hermandszoon
theological system of John Calvin and his followers emphasizing omnipotence of God and salvation by grace alone Calvinism
adherent of the theological doctrines of John Calvin Calvinist , Genevan
group of Baptist congregations believing the teachings of the French theologian John Calvin who believed in strict predetermination Calvinistic Baptist , Particular Baptist
(theology) being determined in advance; especially the doctrine (usually associated with Calvin) that God has foreordained every event throughout eternity (including the final salvation of mankind) foreordination , predestination , predetermination , preordination
Protestant denomination adhering to the views of John Calvin Presbyterian Church
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