Joseph Novak

Joseph Novak

  • Joseph Novak 


The Rev. Dr. Joseph A. Novak is currently the Senior Pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Flint, Michigan. Ordained in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Novak holds degrees from Cornerstone University (B.S.), and Fuller Theological Seminary (M.Div., Ph.D. in Theology). His doctoral work was in the area of Liturgical Studies and his dissertation focused on the Reformed Liturgical Tradition. While writing his dissertation, he was a Visiting Scholar at Calvin College through the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship. He is a long-time fan of The Decemberists as well as of coffee, science-fiction, and playing outside with his three children. Novak and his wife, Katie, and their family reside in the Greater Flint area.

Presentations at Calvin College:

Academic Panel 5: Folk
Part of the: Festival of Faith and Music

Saturday, April 1, 2017  (4:00 PM–5:15 PM EST)
Meeter Center Lecture Hall

Selected Publications

I Will Hang My Head Low (The Decembrists)


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