Exploring the implications of Christ's presence in all of life.
Articles by Bruce Gordon
Bruce Gordon is the Titus Street Professor of Ecclesiastical History at Yale Divinity School. He also teaches in the History Department. He has written Calvin (Yale, 2009) and John Calvin's Institutes of the Christian Religion (Princeton, 2016). He is currently completing a project on Protestant Bibles in the Sixteenth Century.
Food and wine for Calvin were not solely to sustain our bodies; for this reformer, they were no mere essentials for our existence. Instead, Calvin believed that, as gifts of God, they offer richer treasure.