Good Advice for Kids and Adults from John Calvin

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Very dangerous is the temptation, when it is suggested to us, that God is not to be obeyed except so far as the reason of his command is apparent.

—John Calvin, Commentary on Genesis

Mark Ward

PhD in NT; theological writer for Faithlife; former high school Bible textbook author for BJU Press; husband; father; ultimate frisbee player; member of the body of Christ.

2 Comments

  1. mitrellim on June 13, 2014 at 8:05 pm

    The same goes for theologians:
    “Very dangerous is the temptation, when it is suggested to us, that God is not to be [believed] except so far as the [reasonableness] of his [revelation] is apparent.”



  2. Mark Ward on June 13, 2014 at 8:10 pm

    Good call.



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