Christians being persecuted

Despite notable instances of religious intolerance, religious persecution rarely takes place in the United States. Because of this, it can be easy to forget that a significant number of the world’s population experiences religious persecution on […]

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Debating religion in public schools

Although officially associated with the Christian Reformed Church, Calvin College strives to develop awareness and under...

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Trump inauguration packed with religious leaders

Donald Trump has tapped six faith leaders to give readings or invocations at his inauguration on Jan. 20, a departure fr...

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Local churches: Madison Square

Madison Square Church is a vibrant, diverse body of believers that draws many Calvin students to its 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. ...

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Looking at local churches: Woodlawn CRC

If there were a competition for being the most accessible church for Calvin students, Woodlawn CRC would have a distinct...

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Local churches discuss immigration

In recent months, one of the most hotly debated topics has been immigration. This year’s election has grappled with wh...

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Serge welcomes the broken

Have you ever considered mission work, but maybe aren’t a religion major? Or maybe mission work seems like a calling f...

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Looking at local churches: Millbrook CRC

Millbrook Christian Reformed Church is a Grand Rapids church characterized by fellowship, outreach and the desire for in...

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Indigenous spirituality impacts DAPL protests

Recent protests against the building of a 1200-mile pipeline in North Dakota have been largely connected to ecological c...

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Fountain Street Church hosts interfaith celebration

Amidst a nationally divisive and hostile presidential election that has caused a recent spike in racism, sexism, xenopho...