2. Unconditional Election Calvinism

Calvinists believe God has chosen only certain individuals to be saved, based entirely on His sovereignty. By this they mean that God does not take into consideration any future faith or response to His grace by the individual. Rather, He decides whom He will save completely independently of man's own will. Since mankind is allegedly … Continue reading 2. Unconditional Election Calvinism

0. An Introduction to Calvinism

The system known as "Calvinism" (or Reformed Theology) has its roots in the writings of St. Augustine in the 4th century. Church historian, Philip Schaff, documents St. Augustine's beliefs in his introduction to the works of St. Augustine.  "Augustin...asserts that divine grace is not conditioned on human worthiness, and maintains the doctrine of absolute predestination, … Continue reading 0. An Introduction to Calvinism