Historical Perspectives

Institutes of the Christian Religion



  • John Calvin: Chapter II: Comparison Between the False Church and the True


  • The Reformation View of Roman Catholicism



  • From the works of Martin Luther (1483-1546)
  • From the works of John Flavel (1628-1691)
  • From the works of Richard Sibbes (1577-1635)
  • The Works of John Owen (1616-1683)
  • From the works of Bishop J. C. Ryle (1816-1900)