8. THE QUESTION WAS ..The apostles St. Peter and St. Paul organized the original Church in Rome. Where did John Calvin set up his new religion in the 16th Century?
A. Geneva, Switzerland
B. Venice, Italy
C. Madrid, Spain
THE ANSWER IS .A .Geneva
In his famous book, Institutes, John Calvin (1509-1564) wrote:
"Some persons think us too severe and censorious when we call the Roman pontiff Antichrist. But those who are of this opinion do not consider that they bring the same charge of presumption against Paul himself, after whom we speak and whose language we adopt... I shall briefly show that (Paul's words in II Thess. 2) are not capable of any other interpretation than that which applies them to the Papacy."
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