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CRC increases denominational grant for Calvin students

Bekah Coggin

February 19, 2014

Filed under Religion

Beginning in the fall of 2014, all first year students at Calvin who are members of a Christian Reformed Church (CRC) will receive a $1,500 grant, according to an announcement from the CRC Communications on Jan. 20, 2014. This i...

Calvin prepares for liturgical season of Lent

Sarah Stripp

February 19, 2014

Filed under Religion

On March 5, 2014, the Christian Church will mark the beginning of the liturgical season of Lent through the celebration of Ash Wednesday. Although much of the liturgical church year has fallen out of practice in many Protestant d...

Students challenged by FIDC

Students challenged by FIDC

February 14, 2014

Calvin students respond to creation-evolution debate

Bekah Coggin

February 14, 2014

Filed under Religion

Not only did last week’s debate between Ken Ham and Bill Nye attract over three million viewers, but it also jumped to the top trending topic on both Facebook and Twitter. Over 70 media representatives and over 10,000 churc...

Leaders from across the world gather for worship on campus

Nathan Groenewold

February 3, 2014

Filed under Religion

The 27th annual Symposium on Worship welcomed over 1,600 church leaders to campus this past weekend. Leaders came seeking worship renewal, fellowship and training. Perhaps the only thing they struggled to find was a parking sp...