One of the most well-known and instrumental of the Protestant Reformers. French-born, he lived most of his life in Geneva, Switzerland. There, through his writings and political involvements, he gained notoriety as a theologian and religious reformer of the Catholic Church. Calvin is considered the principal architect of "Reformed Theology" (see Reformed Tradition).
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