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    Davenant Trust Becomes Refo500 Partner and RefoRC member

    We’re pleased to announce that earlier this week the Davenant Trust became an official partner with Refo500: Welcome to our new partner The Davenant Trust! https://t.co/Sv6EnYkUem @WBLittlejohn — Refo500 (@Refo500) November 3, 2015 Briefly, Refo500 and its affiliate RefoRC (the Reformation Research Consortium) are organizations led by Herman Selderhuis (who also serves on the Davenant Trust’s […]

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  • Registration for all DLI Courses Now Open!

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    Registration for all DLI Courses Now Open!

    We are excited to announce that we now have our course registration system in place and are ready to process registrations for all Davenant Latin Institute courses for the coming year! To register, just go to the appropriate category page and select your desired course:

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  • Announcing “For Law and Liberty”

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    Announcing “For Law and Liberty”

    There are few areas where the discrepancy between the contemporary church and the Protestantism of earlier eras looms so large as in the field of political thought. For the Reformers, their 17th-century successors, and thoughtful Protestants right up through the last century, the vocations of minister and magistrate may have been strictly separate, but the […]

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  • Davenant Trust Joins Consortium of Christian Study Centers

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    Davenant Trust Joins Consortium of Christian Study Centers

    Recently the Davenant Trust officially became a member organization with the Consortium of Christian Study Centers. This is a particularly exciting development as it now helps us link up with many other already-existing Christian study centers.

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  • Davenant Trust Adopts Peter Martyr Society

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    Davenant Trust Adopts Peter Martyr Society

    You can read a brief history of the Peter Martyr Society here. Last week, after several months of discussions between the officers of each organization, the Peter Martyr Society presented a formal request to be adopted by the Davenant Trust, placing its current assets under the administration of Davenant and its future projects under the […]

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  • A Brief History of the Peter Martyr Society

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    A Brief History of the Peter Martyr Society

    As part of the Davenant Trust’s recent adoption of the Peter Martyr Society we have asked PMS President Torrance Kirby of McGill University to write a brief history of the society in general and of recent Peter Martyr scholarship. That history is below:

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  • Announcing the Davenant Fellowship

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    Announcing the Davenant Fellowship

    We are pleased to announce that, beginning with the 2016-17 academic year, the Davenant Trust will be awarding two $2,500 fellowships (or, in cases of one standout candidate, one $5,000 fellowship) to cover tuition and/or living expenses for doctoral or postdoctoral research in early modern Protestantism. We invite proposals through July 15, 2016, and will announce […]

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  • Davenant Latin Institute Partners with Gordon Conwell

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    Davenant Latin Institute Partners with Gordon Conwell

    The Davenant Latin Institute is gearing up for another great year of enriching the church and academy by equipping students, teachers, pastors, and scholars to read the language of our Christian past. We are also excited to announce that we have just established a partnership with Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary to recognize all our courses for […]

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  • Deadline for Davenant Fellowship Application Extended

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    Deadline for Davenant Fellowship Application Extended

    If you were thinking of applying for our Davenant Fellowship, with $2,500 of funding toward a Ph.D or postdoctoral project in Protestant historical theology, we have good news! We have just extended the application deadline until July 29th. To apply, please email Brad Littlejohn with a document containing the following: A description of your current educational status, institution, […]

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  • Davenant Fellowships Awarded

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    Davenant Fellowships Awarded

    We are pleased to announce the recipients of this year’s Davenant Fellowships. Simon Kennedy (above right) is pursuing a Ph.D research project at the University of Queensland under Prof. Peter Harrison, in which he is investigating how various early modern Reformed thinkers such as John Calvin, Richard Hooker, and Johannes Althusius understood the origins of […]

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