Daily Family Worship: Household Devotions Each Morning and Evening as a Chief Means of Church Revival


Let us now hear from yet another Protestant Reformer about this matter of mankind's domestic devotions before the fall. We shall next listen to the greatest of all French Presbyterians, Rev. Professor Dr. John Calvin.

It is true Calvin only implied daily household worship in the garden of Eden. Yet we believe he did so, very clearly. Indeed, he did so – especially via his firm

                                                          1 M. Luther: Commentary on Genesis (any ed.), in loco; and in his Thesaurus (1555), Luedenscheid: Johann Berg, 1983, p. 73A.