David Hall identifies 10 seminal ways that Calvin's thought transformed the culture of the West, complete with a nontechnical biography of Calvin and tributes by other leaders. The Legacy of John Calvin is brief enough for popular audiences and analytical enough to provide much information in a short space.
About the Author
David W. Hall (MDiv Covenant Theological Seminary; PhD Whitefield Theological Seminary) is the senior pastor, Midway Presbyterian Church in Powder Springs, Georgia, general editor for the Calvin 500 Series and founder of the Kuiper Institute in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.
Publisher: P and R Publishing Company
Publication Date: May 2008
ISBN 13: 9781596380851
"David W. Hall makes many bold claims about the influence of John Calvin and then provides the evidence to back up those claims. As a pastor who has read widely and deeply on his subject, Dr. Hall provides a positive appreciation of Calvin's life and influence for those celebrating the 500th anniversary of his birth."
-William S. Barker, Professor of Church History Emeritus, Westminster Theological Seminary
"Read Legacy of John Calvin and you will understand why half a millennium after his birth, Calvin remains a vital spiritual leader for the Church of our Lord Jesus Christ."
-Dr. Peter A. Lillback, President, Westminster Theological Seminary