Protestant Reformed Theological Seminary

Calvin Conference, September 3-5, 2009

“After 500 Years: John Calvin for Reformed Churches Today”


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2009 Calvin Quincenntenial Writing Contest

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Thursday, Sept. 3, 2009:

2:00 PM: Welcome: Prof. B. Gritters, Rector of PRTS.

2:30 PM: First Address: Calvin as Model for Reformed Ministers (B. Gritters)

4:00 PM: Break for supper (at local restaurants)

7:30 PM: Second Address: Calvin as Church Reformer (R. Dykstra)



Friday, Sept. 4, 2009:

8:30 AM: Devotions

8:45 AM: Third Address: Calvin as Expositor and Preacher of Holy Scripture (S. Key)

10:00 AM: Break

10:30 AM: Fourth Address: Calvin’s Doctrine of Justification (A. Stewart)

12:00 Noon: Lunch (at local restaurants)

1:30 PM: Fifth Address: Calvin’s Struggle for Church Discipline (R. Cammenga)

3:00 PM: Break for the afternoon


6:30 PM: Sacred Concert

7:00 PM: Sixth Address: Calvin’s Doctrine of the Covenant (D. Engelsma)



Saturday, Sept. 5, 2009:

8:30 AM: Devotions

8:45 AM: Seventh Address: Calvin’s Doctrine of Predestination (C. Connors)

10:00 AM: Break

10:30 AM: Open Question Period (Conference Speakers)

12:00 Noon: Conclusion: Prof. B. Gritters.