Foremost leader of the Scottish Reformation, who set the austere moral tone of the Church of Scotland and shaped the democratic form of government it adopted. He was influenced by George Wishart, who was...
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"Não, regressem para as vossas crianças. Um é suficiente para o sacrifício" ::- "Nay, return to your bairns [pupils]. One is sufficient for a sacrifice." :::- The works of JohnKnox - v.6, Página xxiii, de JohnKnox, David Laing, Wodrow Society - Publicado por T.G. Stevenson, 1864
None have I corrupted. None have I defrauded. Merchandise have I not made — to God's glory I write — of the glorious Evangel of Jesus Christ; but, according to the measure of the grace granted unto me, I have divided the Sermon of Truth in just parts, beating down the rebellion of the proud against God, and raising up the consciences troubled with the knowledge of their sins, by declaring Jesus Christ, the strength of His Death, and the mighty operation of His Resurrection, in the hearts of the Faithful. Of this, I say, I have a testimony this day in my conscience, before God, however the world rage. - "Last Will and Testament" (May 1572); published in JohnKnox and JohnKnox's House (1905) by Charles John Guthrie