Turretin, Francis (1623–1687)
Published Online: 25 NOV 2011
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The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization
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Bruce, J. E. 2011. Turretin, Francis (1623–1687). The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization. .
- Published Online: 25 NOV 2011
Francis Turretin was a Reformed minister, theologian, philosopher, and preacher, whose Institutes of Elenctic Theology is still read today as a careful, indeed exemplary, exposition of Reformed theology. Born into a prominent family of Italian descent on October 17, 1623, Turretin was educated in Geneva, the Low Countries, and France.
- Turretin, Francis (1623–1687);
- Institutes of Elenctic Theology;
- turretin “the great turretine”