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Making the Best of Both Worlds: the Effect of the Gospel on Australian Public Life

Presbyterian Theological College Graduation and Commencement Address, Assembly Hall, 156 Collins St, Melbourne, 22 March 2019. First published in RTR 78, no. 3 (2019).It is a great honour to be present on this venerable occasion in this venerable...

Development and Purpose of Calvin’s Institutes

First published in English: I. John Hesselink, 1965. ‘Development and Purpose of Calvin’s Institutes.’ The Reformed Theological Review 24 (3): 65–72.Published originally in Japanese in Calvin Studies (Vol. I), Tokyo, 1965.The author, whose doctoral dissertation on ‘Calvin’s Concept of...

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Christ and the Kingdoms of Men: Foundations of Political Life

By David C. Innes (P & R, 2019)For many years I have been looking for a book that explains politics from a Christian point of view. I have heard so little on the subject at my own Bible college...

God and the Pandemic: A Christian Reflection on the Coronavirus and Its Aftermath

By Tom Wright (London: SPCK, 2020), 88pp., £7.99. ISBN 9780281085118Having just read a collection mainly of Puritan sermons from the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, Godly Directions in a Time of Plague (Crossville: Puritan Publications, 2020), I could not but...
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Development and Purpose of Calvin’s Institutes

First published in English: I. John Hesselink, 1965. ‘Development and Purpose of Calvin’s Institutes.’ The Reformed Theological Review 24 (3): 65–72.Published originally in Japanese in Calvin Studies (Vol. I), Tokyo, 1965.The author, whose doctoral dissertation on ‘Calvin’s Concept of...

Maturing the Mind: Intellectual Attainment and Theological Education Introduction

First published RTR 55, no. 3 (1996).Every training institution is the subject of complaints which run along well-established lines. Where such institutions feed one of the professions, for example, it is certain that they will be charged with neglecting...

Preaching and the Work of the Holy Spirit Part 1

First published: Klaas Runia, 'Preaching and the Work of the Holy Spirit Part 1', The Reformed Theological Review 59, no 3 (Dec 2000), 101–111.In today’s world and today’s church preaching finds itself in a deep and disturbing crisis. On...

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