2017 Reformation Conference


FREE Conference exploring why the Reformation needed to happen, what did happen, and where the church of Christ is today.

Please join with us to celebrate how the Lord worked 500 years ago to return the church to Christ and the Scriptures.  We are privileged to have Dr. W. Robert Godfrey and Dr. R. Scott Clark, two of the foremost Reformation scholars and historians, lead us in thinking about the past and future of Christ’s Church.


Rev. Dr. W. Robert Godfrey is President Emeritus and Professor Emeritus of Church History at Westminster Seminary California, where he has taught since 1981.  He retired as the Seminary’s third president in July 2017.  He is a minister in the United Reformed Churches in North America and is a popular conference speaker and lecturer.  He is author of Reformation Sketches, John Calvin: Pilgrim and Pastor, and most recently of Learning to Love the Psalms.

Rev. Dr. R. Scott Clark is Professor of Church History and Historical Theology at Westminster Seminary California where he has taught since 1997.  He is a minister in the United Reformed Churches in North America and has served in congregations in Missouri and California.  He is the author of Recovering the Reformed ConfessionCaspar Olevian and the Substance of the Covenant; he is the editor of the Classic Reformed Theology series, and he has been editor of and contributed to many other volumes.



The conference begins at 7:00 PM on Friday, November 3, 2017, doors open at 6:00 PM.  Friday sessions will go through 8:45 PM, Saturday from 8:30 AM through 2:15 PM.  Light refreshments will be provided.


Conference Schedule


Session Start End Speaker Topic
6:00 PM Doors Open
1 7:00 PM 7:45 PM Godfrey What Happened? 500-1000 AD
2 8:00 PM 8:45 PM Clark What Happened? 1000-1500 AD


Session Start End Speaker Topic
8:00 AM Doors Open
3 8:30 AM 9:15 AM Clark Luther: Pre-1517
4 9:30 AM 10:15 AM Clark Luther: Post-1517
5 10:30 AM 11:15 AM Godfrey The Reformed – esp. Calvin
11:15 AM 12:15 PM LUNCH (Not Provided)
6 12:30 PM 1:15 PM Godfrey Reformed and Still Reforming?
7 1:30 PM 2:15 PM Godfrey & Clark Q & A

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