Some have also argued that Calvinism as a whole stresses the sovereignty or rule of God in all things including salvation.
First-generation Reformed theologians include Huldrych Zwingli (1484–1531), Martin Bucer (1491–1551), Wolfgang Capito (1478–1541), John Oecolampadius (1482–1531), and Guillaume Farel (1489–1565).
However, it is now rare to call Arminians a part of the Reformed tradition.
While the Reformed theological tradition addresses all of the traditional topics of Christian theology, the word Calvinism is sometimes used to refer to particular Calvinist views on soteriology and predestination, which are summarized in part by the Five Points of Calvinism.
On page 332, Lee says that Jesus’ soul going to the Father and the two of them coming down to dwell with believers may give us insight into John’s view regarding the afterlife.
The Beast, or the man of sin, in John’s Gospel is Judas Iscariot, for both are called the son of perdition (John ; II Thessalonians 2:3, and Lee also refers to Daniel), and both lead soldiers against Christ.I study the History of Biblical Interpretation at Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati, Ohio, as part of its Ph.