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38 Calvin faculty sign post-election commitment and confession

Kathryn Mae Post

April 28, 2017

Filed under Religion

Thirty-eight Calvin faculty and staff members joined hundreds of Christian faculty from across the United States in signing a “Statement of Confession and Commitment” in response to the contentious election and post-election...

Students experience Orthodox Easter

Sam Yardley

April 21, 2017

Filed under Religion

Pascha, another word for Easter, is the service celebrated by the Eastern Orthodox Church. For an Early Christian and Byzantine Art class, a small group of Calvin students attended St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, where the service...

LGBT+ Issues create tension in CRC

Kathryn Mae Post

April 21, 2017

Filed under Religion

A report from the Christian Reformed Church’s winter classis meetings, in which regionally grouped churches discuss ministry-related issues, indicates that LGBT+ issues are a source of tension among CRC classes. The report read: “Class...