Thursday, June 11, 2009

Faith

約翰加爾文如何描述信心呢?

Faith is
a firm and certain knowledge (cognitio) of God's belevolence towards us, founded upon the truth of the freely given promise in Christ, both revealed to our minds and sealed upon our hearts throuth the Holy Spirit
John Calvin
Institutes of Christian Religion, III, ii, 7, p. 551.
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