People "cannot be justified before God by their own strength, merits, or works, but are freely justified for Christ's sake, through faith, when they believe that they are received into favor, and that their sins are forgiven for Christ's sake. Nevertheless, the term first came out of Lutheran circles. Baptism admits the baptized into the visible churchand in it all the benefits of Christ are offered to the baptized. Michael Hortonhowever, has defended the covenant of works as combining principles of law and love. The term Calvinism can be misleading, because the religious tradition which it denotes has always been diverse, with a wide range of influences rather than a single founder.
As the regulative principle is reflected in Calvin's own thought, it is driven by his evident antipathy toward the Roman Catholic Church and its worship practices, and it associates musical instruments with iconswhich he considered violations of the Ten Commandments ' prohibition of graven images.
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God the Father has therefore forgiven them. Respond to this video. Find more about Calvinism at Wikipedia's sister projects. This and the Belgic Confession were adopted as confessional standards in the first synod of the Dutch Reformed Church in This view is opposed to the Arminian view that God's choice of whom to save is conditional or based on his foreknowledge of who would respond positively to God. Christ has paid for your sins, but to benefit from it you need to hear about it and believe in it. In Lutheranism the German term for election is Gnadenwahlelection by grace--there is no other kind.