Thinking deeply about the characters of the Old Testament
This fall, campus ministries begins its 10-week, campus-wide bible study. Each week, the study focuses on a significant character of the Old Testament.
September 06, 2017 | Hannah Ebeling
Prayer labyrinth offers space for reflection
Students, faculty and staff can walk and pray during Holy Week, March 25–28.
March 22, 2013 | Amanda Greenhoe
Calvin mourns the passing of its first chaplain
Bernard “Pek” Pekelder served the college for 23 years.
September 25, 2012 | Mike Van Denend
Dumpsters and confessionals
The Calvin community is getting rid of the objects that ensnare them as part of Confession Week.
October 05, 2011 | Andrew Steiner
High school chapel 101
Calvin education professor Robert Keeley is studying the impact of high school chapel on young people’s faith.
February 05, 2010 | Lynn Rosendale
Advent: a waiting time
In the weeks before Christmas, coordinator of worship Cindy de Jong plans Calvin chapel services around the season of Advent. Here she talks to Allison Graff from communications and marketing about the significance of Advent during a busy time of the year at Calvin.
December 11, 2009 | Allison Graff
Tenebrae and Holy Week
“Tenebrae” is the Latin word for “shadows,” and Tenebrae is a service of shadows. Held in an auditorium lit only by candles, Tenebrae explores, with Scripture readings and music, the last hours of Jesus’ life on earth.
April 07, 2009 | Myrna Anderson