Calvinism is a system of beliefs based upon Scriptural interpretation of the doctrines of grace. The Canons of Dordt
is where the Calvinistic acrostic, TULIP was first articulated, many years after the death of John Calvin, one of the great theologians of the past who systematized Reformed doctrines.
That which is called "Calvinism
" is usually assumed to be simply belief in the five points
articulated by the Canons of Dordt. It is much more than this, but the TULIP acrostic...