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Walking in the Shoes of Paul and John: Unpacking from Turkey and Greece

Over J-Term 2024, Dr. Jeff Weima and 23 Calvin Seminary faculty, students, and alumni spent two weeks traveling to biblical sites across Turkey and Greece, focusing on the ministries of…

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Calvin Theological Seminary Receives Grant for Ancient Practices for Missional Churches Initiative

February 2, 2024 Calvin Theological Seminary has received a $1,250,000 grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. to help establish the Ancient Practices for Missional Churches initiative. It will be based at…

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Engaging Community and Hospitality: Unpacking from Indonesia

Over JTerm 2024, Dr. Yudha Thianto and five Calvin Seminary students spent two weeks living and studying in community at Sekolah Tinggi Teologi Amanat Agung (STTAA), a seminary in Jakarta,…

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Understanding Reformed Identity from a Teaching, Learning, & Scholarship Perspective

Calvin Seminary identifies as a Reformed seminary. What does this look like in the classroom? Is the type of Reformed learning that takes place at Calvin Seminary unique?  Calvin Theological…

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Coming Around the Table To Explore Our Reformed Identity

Calvin Theological Seminary recently hosted two roundtables to discuss the Reformed tradition and how it shapes life and learning at the seminary. The following excerpt is adapted from these discussions…

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Behind Our Walls: The Calvin Prison Initiative and the Power of Second Chances

On October 2, 2023, Nate Roels took home the ‘Best Documentary’ award from the Grand Rapids Film Festival. His award-winning film? Behind Our Walls, a documentary that follows the lives…

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Calvin Theological Seminary Hosts Speaker on Israel-Palestine Conflict

Last month, CTS hosted a powerful conversation about seeking peace in Israel and Palestine. From the devastating October 7 attack on Israel by Hamas to widespread Israeli retaliation, the suffering…

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Taking the Leap

Taking the Leap   New students make up largest class in recent years When Evie Dykhouse completed her undergraduate degree at Trinity Christian College in 2022, she already had her…

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New Opportunities for Students Open Up through Latino Ministries

From 2013 to 2023, Calvin Theological Seminary’s Latino Ministries program served five cohorts of Spanish-speaking students called to Latino ministries. Thanks to founding director Dr. Mariano Avila, the program has…

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