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Reforming Christian Higher Education: Why Christian Colleges And Universities Need Reformation Theology, Javier Garcia Mar 2020

Reforming Christian Higher Education: Why Christian Colleges And Universities Need Reformation Theology, Javier Garcia

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Editor's Note: Dr. Garcia presented this paper at the Prodigal Love of God Conference, in celebration of the 400th anniversary of the Canons of Dort, April 2019, sponsored by Dordt University and co-sponsored by the Lilly Fellowship Program, as a regional conference.


How America's Political Parties Change (And How They Don't) (Book Review), Jack Vander Slik Mar 2020

How America's Political Parties Change (And How They Don't) (Book Review), Jack Vander Slik

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Reviewed Title: How America's Political Parties Change (And How They Don't) by Michael Barone. New York and London: Encounter Books, 2019. 130 pp. ISBN: 9781641770781.


Letter To The Editor: Thoughts On Dr. A. J. Sikkema's Reaction To The Article "Science Vs. Faith: The Great Dichotomy," By Sacha Walicord And Ben Hayes, Jurgen-Burkhard Klautke Mar 2020

Letter To The Editor: Thoughts On Dr. A. J. Sikkema's Reaction To The Article "Science Vs. Faith: The Great Dichotomy," By Sacha Walicord And Ben Hayes, Jurgen-Burkhard Klautke

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No abstract provided.


Farewell To Kuyper Scholars, Carl P. Fictorie Sep 2019

Farewell To Kuyper Scholars, Carl P. Fictorie

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Editor's Note: Dr. Carl Fictorie, co-director with Dr. Mary Dengler for the Kuyper Scholars Program, made this presentation at the KSP Farewell Party, hosted by the Kuyper Scholars, on May 8, 2019.


The Canons Of Dordt As A Missional Document, Lyle Bierma Sep 2019

The Canons Of Dordt As A Missional Document, Lyle Bierma

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Editor's Note: Dr. Lyle Bierma presented this paper at the Prodigal Love of God Conference, sponsored by Dordt University and co-sponsored by the Lilly Fellowship Program as a regional conference, April 2019, at Dordt University, in celebration of the 400th anniversary of the Canons of Dort.

In the subsequent articles, Dordt and Dort will be used interchangeably.


Melville's Moby-Dick: A Lesson In Reading, Mary Dengler Jun 2019

Melville's Moby-Dick: A Lesson In Reading, Mary Dengler

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Editor’s Note: Dr. Dengler wrote this paper as a response to the summer seminar for faculty at Dordt College (now University), summer of 2017.


Pursuing The White Whale: Why Christians Should Read Moby-Dick, Raymond Ide Jun 2019

Pursuing The White Whale: Why Christians Should Read Moby-Dick, Raymond Ide

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Some Thoughts On Government And Constitution From The Protestant Perspective, Zsolt Szabo Jun 2019

Some Thoughts On Government And Constitution From The Protestant Perspective, Zsolt Szabo

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Science Vs. Faith: The Great False Dichotomy, Ben Hayes, Sacha Walicord Jun 2019

Science Vs. Faith: The Great False Dichotomy, Ben Hayes, Sacha Walicord

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No abstract provided.


So You Are Thinking About Reading Moby-Dick..., Joshua Matthews Jun 2019

So You Are Thinking About Reading Moby-Dick..., Joshua Matthews

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Editor’s Note: In May 2017, fourteen Dordt College (now University) professors, co-led by Dr. Josh Matthews and Dr. Walker Cosgrove, gathered for three hours a day to talk about Moby-Dick. These professors came from the disciplines of theology, literature, law, chemistry, biology, history, and psychology. This was the second of the annual “Great Texts” seminar that we hold during the summers, which are week-long discussions of important and influential books. This post introduces a series on Moby-Dick that developed from that seminar.


A Focus On "The Fossil Whale" From Moby-Dick, Channon Visscher Jun 2019

A Focus On "The Fossil Whale" From Moby-Dick, Channon Visscher

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Editor’s Note: This article was written for presentation at the faculty seminar on Herman Melville’s Moby-Dick, in May of 2017, at Dordt College (now University).


Who Is My Neighbor?, Matt Vos Jun 2019

Who Is My Neighbor?, Matt Vos

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Irrigating Deserts, Walker Cosgrove Mar 2019

Irrigating Deserts, Walker Cosgrove

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Some Of Us Were Only Spectators, James C. Schaap Mar 2019

Some Of Us Were Only Spectators, James C. Schaap

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Editor's Note: Dr. James Calvin Schaap presented this award-winning article (memoir) at the 2017 Center for Western Studies History Conference at Augustana College, The theme for the conference was Vietnam.


A Cordial Reply To Matthew Tuininga, Keith Sewell Mar 2019

A Cordial Reply To Matthew Tuininga, Keith Sewell

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Editor's Note: This article is Dr. Keith Sewell's rejoinder to an ongoing, friendly debate between himself and Dr. Matthew Tuininga, a debate that began with Sewell's review of Tuininga's book, Calvin's Political Theology and the Public Engagement of the Church: Christ's Two Kingdoms (Cambridge U. Press, 2017) in Pro Rege 46:3 (March 2018).


Can A Christian Be A Good Behavior Analyst? Yes, Indeed!, Kathleen Vantol, Alan Poling, Kristal E. Ehrhardt Mar 2019

Can A Christian Be A Good Behavior Analyst? Yes, Indeed!, Kathleen Vantol, Alan Poling, Kristal E. Ehrhardt

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This article is the result of Dr. VanTol's collaboration with Dr. Alan Poling, Professor of Psychology at Western Michigan University, and Dr. Kristal E. Ehrhardt, Professor of Education at Western Michigan University.


When Legal Entities Collide: The Utility Of God's Law In Business Today, Kirbee Van De Berg, Sacha Walicord Mar 2019

When Legal Entities Collide: The Utility Of God's Law In Business Today, Kirbee Van De Berg, Sacha Walicord

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No abstract provided.


Christian Hospitality And Muslim Immigration In An Age Of Fear (Book Review), Abby M. Foreman Mar 2019

Christian Hospitality And Muslim Immigration In An Age Of Fear (Book Review), Abby M. Foreman

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Reviewed Title: Christian Hospitality and Muslim Immigration in an Age of Fear by Matthew Kaemingk. Grand Rapids, Michigan: Eerdmans, 2018. 296 pp. ISBN: 9780802874580.


Dordt College Commencement, 2018, Ethan Brue Sep 2018

Dordt College Commencement, 2018, Ethan Brue

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Chapel: A Space Between Faith And Learning?, Ryan Mcilhenny Sep 2018

Chapel: A Space Between Faith And Learning?, Ryan Mcilhenny

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No abstract provided.


Commencement Address At Dordt College, May 2017, Mark Verbruggen Jun 2018

Commencement Address At Dordt College, May 2017, Mark Verbruggen

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Pastor Verbruggen delivered this commencement address in May 2017 at Dordt College.


A Review Of Robert Sweetman's Tracing The Lines: Spiritual Exercise And The Gesture Of Christian Scholarship, Calvin Seerveld Jun 2018

A Review Of Robert Sweetman's Tracing The Lines: Spiritual Exercise And The Gesture Of Christian Scholarship, Calvin Seerveld

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Reviewed Title: Tracing the Lines: Spiritual Exercise and the Gesture of Christian Scholarship by Robert Sweetman. Eugene, Oregon: Wipf & Stock Publishers, 2016. 177 pp. ISBN: 9781498296830


Calvin's Political Theology And The Public Engagement Of The Church: A Response To Keith Sewell, Matthew J. Tuininga Jun 2018

Calvin's Political Theology And The Public Engagement Of The Church: A Response To Keith Sewell, Matthew J. Tuininga

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Response by Tuininga to Keith Sewell's review of Tuininga's book (Pro Rege, v. 46 no. 3, March 2018, pp.42-44.


Exploring Christian Song (Book Review), Karen A. De Mol Jun 2018

Exploring Christian Song (Book Review), Karen A. De Mol

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Reviewed Title: Exploring Christian Song edited by M. Jennifer Bloxam and Andrew Shenton. Lexington: Lexington Books, 2017. 238 pp. ISBN: 9781498549905.


Teaching Music In The Reformed/Calvinist Tradition, John Macinnis Jun 2017

Teaching Music In The Reformed/Calvinist Tradition, John Macinnis

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Editor’s Note: This article (© 2017 by the author) was submitted for possible open access publication under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/). It was first published in Religions on March 31, 2017, in the Special Issue Teaching the Reformations and was edited for that publication by academic editor Christopher Metress.


Crisis Of Evangelical Christianity: Roots, Consequences, And Resolutions (Book Review), Scott Culpepper Mar 2017

Crisis Of Evangelical Christianity: Roots, Consequences, And Resolutions (Book Review), Scott Culpepper

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Reviewed Title: The Crisis of Evangelical Christianity: Roots, Consequences, and Resolutions. Sewell, Keith C. Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock Publishers, 2016. 292 pp. ISBN: 9781498238755.


Perfume River (Book Review), Howard Schaap Mar 2017

Perfume River (Book Review), Howard Schaap

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Reviewed Title: Perfume River. Butler, Robert Olen. New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2016. 273 pp. ISBN: 9780802125750.


Itchy Ears: Dordt College Graduation - May 6, 2016, Timothy Van Soelen Mar 2017

Itchy Ears: Dordt College Graduation - May 6, 2016, Timothy Van Soelen

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Dr. Timothy Van Soelen delivered this address at the Dordt College Commencement, May 6, 2016.


Linking Heart And Head As Parallel Systems: A Response To James K. A. Smith's You Are What You Love, Donald Roth Sep 2016

Linking Heart And Head As Parallel Systems: A Response To James K. A. Smith's You Are What You Love, Donald Roth

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This article is a response to James K. A. Smith's book You Are What You Love: The Spiritual Power of Habit (Grand Rapids: Brazos Press, 2016). 210 pages. ISBN: 9781587433801


Coaching Athletes And Leading Students, Jeff Schouten Sep 2016

Coaching Athletes And Leading Students, Jeff Schouten

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No abstract provided.