December

But you, Bethlehem Ephrathah

“But you, Bethlehem Ephrathah, though you are little among the thousands of Judah, yet out of you shaff come forth to Me The One to be ruler in Israel, whose goings forth have been from of old, from everlasting” Micah 5:2 (NKJV).... next...

Our Consciences are Captive to the Word of God

A Review of James De Jong’s Freeing the Conscience: Approaching the Women’s Ordination Issue by Means of Theological Correlation One of the most familiar and stirring stories of the Protestant Reformation is the story of Martin Luther... next...

Freeing the Conscience: A Review

Dr. James A. De Jong, President of Calvin Theological Seminary, has written an interesting booklet entitled, “Freeing the Conscience, Approaching the Women’s Ordination Issue by Means of Theological Correlation.” The booklet... next...

The Bottom of the Slope – Already?

The year was 1973 and the setting was the Synod of the Christian Reformed Church which that summer received three study committee reports prepared by scholars in the denomination. One report dealt extensively with Ecclesiastical Office and Ordination... next...

On Seeking Reconcilation

George and Andrew are brothers, both now in their 60s. Despite being close in age, they had drifted apart over the years and now seldom had anything to do with one another beside polite greetings. The problems began with their wives, both of... next...

For the Word of God and the Testimony of Jesus

Following the tradition of the Reformation, the dedication service of the new facility of the Mid-America Reformed Seminary began in a Roman Catholic Church and ended with people shouting with triumph “for the Word of God and the testimony... next...

InterclassicaI Conference Urges Christian Reformed Synod to Lead Denomination in Repentance; CaIls for Formation of “Covenant Union” of CRC Conservatives

SOUTH HOLLAND, IL URNS – Meeting at First Christian Reformed Church in the southeast Chicago suburb of South Holland, an unprecedented 290 delegates, from 110 of the Christian Reformed denomination’s 985 churches, voted to call the... next...
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