John Calvin: Apologist for the Reformation

(This took me a while to transcribe, but what follows is the content of my lecture at the International Calvin 500 Conference, held in Moscow, Russia, this past September)   I would like to begin simply by thanking you for the opportunity to speak this day.  As I stand here and listen to some of… Read More

An Urgency of the Reforms of Church and Society: Calvin 500

This year marked the 500th anniversary of the birth of John Calvin, the theologian of the Reformation.  While Luther’s preaching sparked the fires of reform, it was Calvin that God had raised up to articulate the theology of those who protested against the Roman Catholic Church.  To commemorate what God did through Calvin, there are… Read More