Archive for August, 2009

John Calvin on “The Only Christian Nation”

August 26, 2009

There is an interesting article in the current issue of Christianity Today about whether or not a nation can be called “Christian.” More interestingly, the article was written almost 500 years ago by John Calvin, who himself lived in the midst of the Holy Roman Empire (which, as one of my college professors dryly pointed out, was “neither holy, nor roman, nor an empire”). Calvin’s comments are surprisingly timely for our nation, as it is rocked by culture wars between the political right and left. The language has been helpfully updated.

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Welcome back to the website

August 5, 2009

To those of us on Internet Explorer, welcome back to CTR’s site! many thanks to Tony Molica for all of his work revamping.
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