Calvin Theological Journal

Edited for the Faculty of
Calvin Theological Seminary

Mariano Avila
Amanda W. Benckhuysen
Lyle D. Bierma
Gary M. Burge
Ronald J. Feenstra
Danjuma Gibson
Young Ahn Kang
Julius T. Medenblik
John M. Rottman
David M. Rylaarsdam
Sarah E. Schreiber
Matthew J. Tuininga
Mary L. Vanden Berg
Geoff Vandermolen
Jeffrey A. D. Weima
Cory Willson
John D. Witvliet


Paul W. Fields, Theological Librarian
Scott E. Hoezee, Director, Center for Excellence in Preaching
Sarah Chun, Associate Dean of Students
Jeffrey L. Sajdak, Dean of Students


Karin Maag, Editor and Book Review Editor

Please address all CTJ communication as follows:

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Calvin Theological Journal is published semiannually in April and November. The subscription price to any address is $30.00 for one year, $48.00 for two years, and $58.00 for three years. Subscriptions for individuals, institutions, and booksellers can be purchased or renewed by contacting Kenzie Krumm at

The views expressed in the Journal reflect the personal judgments of the individual writers. They do not necessarily represent the position of the editor, the faculty, or the Board of Trustees.

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