John Calvin

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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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No women are included in its list of the Top 10 Christian leaders; namely, Augustine, Francis of Assisi, Thomas Aquinas, Martin Luther, William Tyndale, John Calvin, John Wesley, William Wilberforce, Dietrich Bonhoeffer and Alexander Solzhenitsyn.
Included are Kai Althoff, Glenn Brown, Brian Calvin, John Currin, Peter Doig, Bruno Perramant, Neo Rauch, Luc Tuymans, and Sophie von Hellermann.
Calvin, John. Commentaries on the First Book of Moses Called Genesis.