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December 9, 2016  |  Kathryn Mae Post

Local churches discuss immigration

In recent months, one of the most hotly debated topics has been immigration. This year’s election has grappled with what challenges and benefits immigrants contribute to American society, and what the best method of responding to […]

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December 9, 2016  |  Courtney Zonnefeld

Alumni authors publish essay collection

The days of regular writing assignments often disappear when a Calvin diploma appears. For some, this is a reason to rejoice: goodbye, late-night essays. But for many word-lovers, this is an unwelcome change. An assignment spurs […]

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December 8, 2016  |  Josh Parks

CRC leaders wrestle with same-sex marriage: a look at Synod 2016

This year’s Synod of the Christian Reformed Church in North America (CRCNA) received a report from the Committee to Provide Pastoral Guidance Regarding Same-Sex Marriage, which was chartered by Synod 2013. The committee’s reporter was Julia […]

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December 8, 2016  |  Nicholas Wolterstorff

Response to Matthew Tuininga on Sexuality and Scripture

Let me begin by warmly thanking Matthew Tuininga, who has become my good friend, for the generous spirit of his response to the talk I gave on same-sex marriage at Neland Ave. CRC (Grand Rapids) on […]

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December 8, 2016  |  Matthew Tuininga

Sexuality and the Gospel: my response to Nicholas Wolterstorff

A few weeks ago Nicholas Wolterstorff made big news when he delivered a speech at Neland Avenue Christian Reformed Church in favor of same-sex marriage. The speech has evoked mixed reviews. Those who desire to see […]

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