Cantique de Noël

Cantique de Noël was written in 1847, by Placide Cappeau. An atheist poet, Cappeau was surprised when a Catholic priest asked him to pen something for Christmas mass. Despite not believing in Jesus, Cappeau delivered in a big way. This 6-minute video explains the story behind the song. The video is also posted at the bottom of this post. Cantique…

John Calvin on Evangelism

Part 2 of a 4 part series. View series intro and index. In his sermon on 1 Timothy 2, Calvin showed that, though he believed in the sovereign election of God, he also believed that all men were loved by God and it that it was the duty of Christians to spread the gospel to them. Although…

The John Calvin You Never Met

Series Index The John Calvin You Never Met John Calvin on Evangelism John Calvin on Mercy John Calvin on Joy Part 1 of a 4 part series. View series intro and index. On July 10 we will celebrate the 500th birthday of John Calvin (1509-1564).  Many people have written that Calvin was a cold, mean,…