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United States chemist noted for discovering the series of chemical reactions in photosynthesis (1911-)

Swiss theologian (born in France) whose tenets (predestination and the irresistibility of grace and justification by faith) defined Presbyterianism (1509-1564)

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He also argues that Calvin adopted from Augustine the notion of images as ascending steps leading humanity to God.
Actor Ricky Whittle, who plays Calvin, has seen a steady run of storylines in which his character has chosen good over evil, but things could be set to change due to Calvin having killed Nige, and finding himself indebted to his former arch-rival Warren.
Following his honorable discharge, Calvin returned to Brookline, Massachusetts and was awarded subsistence allowance to continue his electrical education and pursue an education at the Coyne Electrical and Technical School in the field of Practical Electricity.
For those in the democratic West, of course, Calvin has been rediscovered numerous times before, and as we approach the quincentenary of his birth in 2009, there will likely be multiple rediscoveries over the coming months.
This collection provides a very useful overview of Calvin's commentaries and lectures, highlighting both the common characteristics of Calvin's biblical study and the distinctive emphases of particular groups of Calvin writings.
Young is professor emeritus of geology at Calvin College.
Cushman & Wakefield is acting as the company's exclusive agent for the full-price Calvin Klein specialty retail store initiative.
Carri and Calvin Richardson of Mission Hills thought they had the perfect family with their two children, Calvin Jr.
NEW YORK-Four years after Nourison introduced its collection of Calvin Klein area rugs, the company said it has made the adjustments it deemed necessary to take the line from being an exclusive player in the high-end market to having greater range and the ability to appeal to myriad spending levels.
All day long Calvin paced back and forth under the oak tree.
Calvin has drawn impatient fire in the past for his apparent celebration of the melancholic torpor in which the slacker kids he depicts seem perpetually sunk.
As the editor writes, Calvin stands, alongside Luther, 'as the premier theologian of the .
For 23 years Calvin and Jacqueline McGahee's marriage has been a wonderful ride.
In a play on the title of Stephen Hawking's best selling book, Calvin considers how the human mind has developed over the pest 7 million years and what the future holds for us.
Calvin divides the Institutes into four books, following the Apostles' Creed in treating first God, next Christ, then the Holy Spirit, and lastly, the church.