What Were Calvin And Loyola's Differences?

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It is a series of theological beliefs first promoted by John Calvin (1509-1564), one of the leaders of the Protestant reformation. They were affirmed by the Synod of Dordt (1618-1619 CE) as being the doctrine of salvation which is contained in the Bible. It laid the foundation for Reformed Theology. Calvinism is often summarized by The Five Points of Calvinism, which are easy to recall by using the acrostic "TULIP:" "Total depravity:" "Unconditional Election." "Limited atonement" or "Particular Redemption." "Irresistible Grace:" "Perseverance of the saints:" This is the "Once saved, always saved" Check the explanation at this website, www.religioustolerance.org/calvinism However, unlike Calvin and Luther, he found his salvation in mystical experiences and not in the Scriptures. He was willing to accept the beliefs already available so he felt no desire to develop a new creed. He had complete obedience to the Catholic Church and its faith. Loyola’s "Constitutions" did not reach its final form until 1558. This laid down the rules for the Society 1) The Jesuits were to be at the disposal of the pope. 2) They were to go wherever he ordered them to go to save souls. 3) They were never to accept a bishopric etc. unless the pope ordered it. 4) They were to wear no special habit. 5) There were to be no special mortification’s, e.g. no fasting without a medical report. 6) They were excused from communal prayer and masses. 7) All members were to take the three traditional monastic vows. An elite would take a fourth vow of direct obedience to the pope if he sent them on a foreign mission. 8) Faith was to be spread by preaching, spiritual exercises, charity and education in Christianity. Calvinism focused upon salvation through faith and faith alone. On the other hand, Loyola was a Roman Catholic who believed in
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