“The church is the orchestra” by John Calvin

“The whole world is a theatre for the display of God’s goodness, wisdom, justice and power, but the church is the orchestra.”

–John Calvin, Commentary on the Psalms (Carlisle, PA: Banner of Truth, 2009),619. Calvin is commenting on Psalm 135:13-14.

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One response to ““The church is the orchestra” by John Calvin

  1. Just read Mt 18:19, ‘agree’ is συμφωνέω sumphōnéō; contracted sumphōnṓ, fut. sumphōnḗsō, from súmphōnos (4859), be in agreement with. To be in unison, accord, to speak together with another, thus to agree

    Zodhiates, S. (2000). The complete word study dictionary: New Testament (electronic ed.). Chattanooga, TN: AMG Publishers.

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