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"If God is sovereign, then his lordship must extend over all of life, and it cannot be restricted to the walls of the church or within the Christian orbit." Abraham Kuyper Common Grace 1.1.

Thursday, 5 June 2014

British Calvinists: Samuel Bolton (1606-1654)

Samuel Bolton (1606-1654) was born in Lancashire and graduated from Christ's, Cambridge in 1629 with a BA and in 1632 with an MA. He was a curate in Harrow, Middlesex and then minister of St Martin Ludgate in London. He subsequently became a minister at St Saviour's, Southwark and a lecture at St Anne and St Agnes in Aldersgate.

He was one of the Westminster Assembly delegates. He became master of Christ's College and then Vice-Chancellor of the University from 1650-1652. 

One of his writings  is available here:

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