Calvin: Original Sin

“Original sin, then, may be defined a hereditary corruption and depravity of our nature, extending to all the parts of the soul, which first makes us obnoxious to the wrath of God, and then produces in us works which in Scripture are termed works of the flesh…. For our nature is not only utterly devoid of goodness, but so prolific in all kinds of evil, that it can never be idle.”

-John Calvin

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