Calvinistic First Book of Discipline becomes basis of Church of Scotland

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Historical Context Note

In Scotland, the General Assembly meets and approves a Calvinistic First Book of Discipline, compiled largely by reformer John Knox, as the basis of the Church of Scotland's doctrine and government.
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Editors. "Calvinistic First Book of Discipline becomes basis of Church of Scotland". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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