Archive Authors E.J. Hutchinson Nota Bene Reformed Irenicism

Imitating the Imitators of Christ

John Calvin was what you might call “a fan, bigly” of the proper use of the motif of the imitation of Christ. He mentions it in various places; but one that is particularly illuminating is found in his comments on 1 Corinthians 11.1, where Paul says, “Be imitators of me, as I am of Christ” […]