Yes, next Friday, 10th July will mark the 500th anniversary of John Calvin's birth. Still wondering what all the fuss is about but can't afford to go to the swanky Calvin 500 Conference in Geneva? Never fear, dear reader. Cinderella shall go to the ball. Well, not quite. But in the next day or so I'll be starting a new series called, "A Very Rough Guide to Calvin's Theology" right here on this blog.