John Calvin was born July 10, 1509 in Noyon France. His dad was Ge'rard Calvin and his mom was Jenny le Franc. John had two brothers and two half sisters.
John's dad pressurized him to study law and ended up sending him to pairs to study at the age of 14. He studied at the University of Paris, University of Orleans, and University of Bourges.
In John Calvin's adult experiences he had a son named Adoniran Judson Gordon. When John was studying law, he found Christ and became a preacher. Later he decided not to be a preacher any more but to spread the gospel to people who don't know Christ.
John Calvin died May 27, 1564 in Geneva, Switzerland.
John Calvin became a missionary when he looked at the theme of the victorious advance of Christ's kingdom that looms so large in his writings.
John Calvin was pressurized by his father to study law and found the Lord in his studies. Shortly after that he became a preacher and an author.
Today, John Calvin remains widely credited as the most important figure in the second generation of the protestant reformation.
John Calvin received many awards for inspiring books he wrote.
Mark 3:14 He appointed twelve that they might be with him and that he might send them out to preach
"There is not one blade of grass, there is no color in this world that is not intended to make us rejoice."- John Calvin
another interesting fact: John Calvin allowed no art other than music, and even that could not involve instruments.