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The Belgic Confession: A Commentary, (Volume 1), by David J. Engelsma. Reviewed by Rev. Nathan J. Langerak.

The Belgic Confession: A Commentary, (Volume 1), by David J. Engelsma. Jenison, MI: Reformed Free Publishing Association, 2018. 348 pp. $31.95, hardcover. [Reviewed by Rev. Nathan J. Langerak.] The author of the Belgic Confession and Reformed pastor, Guido De Bres, wrote the Confession in 1561 in part as an apology…

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The Christian Reformed Church Replaces the Reformed Formula of Subscription (1)

This year at the 2012 Synod of the Christian Re­formed Church (CRC), after years of interviews, sur­veys, and revisions, the Form of Subscription Revision Committee presented its report and proposed replace­ment of Dordt’s venerable Formula of Subscription (FOS).¹ The Synod of Dordt (1618–19) adopted the FOS, and since then it…

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1. The Oppositions of Science Falsely So-Called. 2. Defense of Marriage. 3. Pay the Piper.

Rev. Langerak is pastor of South Holland Protestant Reformed Church in South Holland, Illionois. The Oppositions of Science Falsely So-Called In an astoundingly candid article in the Grand Rapids Press entitled “150th birthday of ‘On the Origin of Species’ prompts area colleges to assess Darwin’s impact,” the author of the…

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