1 M. Luther: Commentary on Genesis (any ed.), in loco; and in his Thesaurus (1555), Luedenscheid: Johann Berg, 1983, p. 73A.
I – DAILY FAMILY WORSHIP FROM ADAM TO NOAH
insistence on man’s pre-fall and post-fall weekly sabbath-keeping every seven days.
Calvin also even more clearly implied regular family worship – in his many allusions to a whole host of divine revelations regularly handed down by parents to their children. These were thus transmitted from father to son, from one generation to the next. They were related by Adam to his children; by them to their descendants; then via Noah and his sons down to Abraham and his household; and so on, even unto Moses. The latter, under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit, then wrote out the record we now find at the very front of the Holy Bible.