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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The theological system of a French theologian and reformer and his followers emphasizing omnipotence of God and salvation by grace alone.

Usage examples (29)
  • We were studying Calvinism in our history class.
  • This system of Theology, which is usually referred to as Calvinism or the
  • Calvinism is people deluding themselves they can buy their way into the afterlife.
  • The claim that Calvinism is somehow more amenable to democracy than Catholicism seems entirely irrelevant to what it is trying to rebut. for more
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