Resources for a Christian worldview

What's new


Added the Tinus van der Walt pages

Papers added to John Choi's page


Added the Jan/ John Boer pages with links to many of his writings and translations

Added the Michael Heyns pages

Added two papers to Andrew Basden's page

Added paper on ground-motives to Renato Colletto's page

Bishop pages - added links to three Laymen's lounge articles

Vollenhoven pages - added link to Dutch version of Logos en Ratio

Added the  Ryan McIlhenny pages

Updated the Fredrick Fourie pages

Three new papers on Dooyeweerd and time have been added to the Chris van Haeften pages

Bruce Wearne'sPublic Justice for All: An annotated bibliography of the works of James W Skillen 1967-2021 (revised and updated August 2021)



Chris van Haeften 2020. Taught by Dooyeweerd: Some Basic Philosophical Propositions

Added information on the AoLR Seminars Project here

Started the Chris van Haeften pages 

Including a paper on Dooyewerd's view of the "Inner man"

Links on van Printerer, Vollenhoven and Dooyeweerd updated

Information on Stoker, Popma pages updated

Added YouTube videos of Roy Clouser to the events page

Started the Adolfo García de la Sienra Guajardo pages

Updated with a list of translations (Sept 2020)

Added to the Richard Edlin pages:

2020. In pursuit of an authentic Christian paradigm: the place of Reformed critical realism

2020. Is cultural engagement biblical?


Richard A. Russell, 2020. Christian Philosophy Diagrams. Bristol: All of Life Redeemed

Added to the Arthur Jones page: 

Descended from Adam, Begotten by Jesus Christ: The Framework Theme that Provides a Literary Structure for the whole Bible (2020)

Removed the above but added two other updated papers on the same 'theme'.

Added two papers on Islam

Islam and Christianity (2020)

Islam: An Introduction (2020)

Started the Richard Edlin pages - 16 of his papers are now online.

Updated the Duyvene de Wit pages with an article by Verbrugge on de Wit and his legacy.

Added a link to a new version of Diemer's Nature and Miracle edited by Chris Gousmett

Started the Lucas G. Freire pages

Added an Events page - with a webinar committee pages

Updated the Hendrik Jan van Eikema Hommes (1930 - 1984) bibliography

Started the Richard Gunton page

Started the Romel Bagares page


Added a new book (in Korean) to the John Choi pages

Added two more papers to the Arthur Jones pages

Added a new Reformational books published section

Added links to four YouTube videos by Andrew Basden

Added a new paper by Arthur Jones Biology - a critique of naturalist science

Updated the links in the Stafleu pages

Sorted out a few dead links 

Added the Mike Wagenman pages

Added to Klapwijk pages:

2018.  Religion and Reason in the Grasp of Basic Models, Gerben Groenewoud ed. in: Koers: Bulletin for Christian Scholarship 83(1), 19 pp. 

Added link to article by Jeremy Ive

Updated the Richard Russell pages - dead links updated and two papers added

Added a new paper to the Geertsema pages - thanks to Gregory Baus for supplying it.

A number of dead links updated on Chaplin, Bartholomew and Skillen pages

Added three new articles to the John Choi pages:

2019 Pilgrim's Insight Seoul: Fresh Daily Manna. (Korean)

2018 "A Research on J. Calvin’s Reformation of Geneva and Its Transformation" Faith and Scholarship Vol. 23 No. 3. pp. 323-351. (Korean with English abstracts)

2018 "Science and Faith: From Conflict to Integration in a Korean Context" Christian Mind in the Emerging World: Faith Integration in Asian Contexts and Global Perspectives Cambridge Scholars Publishing (English)


Added: Bruce Wearne 1973 "Confronting the temple of valueless fact - between Mount Carmel and the Ming-Ming"

Added: Chris van Haeften 2018. Dooyeweerd’s ‘Dilemma’ Revisited

Updated Kuyper's bibliography with links to several new translations of works on Kuyper

Updated details of two new biographies of Groen van Prinsterer and links to a PhD on him

Updated some of Harry Van Belle's papers.

Updated Renato Coletto's bibliography

Updated the sociology and the psyhchology subject pages

Bruce Wearne 2018. Confronting the dilemmas of Christian philosophy. Commentary upon Herman Dooyeweerd 1936 “Het Dilemma voor het Christelijk Wijsgeerig Denken en het Critisch Karakter van de Wijsbegeerte der Wetsidee” Philosophia Reformata 1e, 1, 3-16

Started the Derek Schuurman pages 

Updated the Michael Goheen pages


Added a bibliography of sociology resources and updated the list of psychology resources

Many Dutch and other languages papers and books added to the Jacob Klapwijk pages

More links to papers added to the Bob Goudzwaard pages

Added more papers to Chris Gourmet's page

Added the Harry Cook pages

Added some of Harry Van Belle's articles

Danie Strauss page updated with link to Danie's own site: daniestrauss.com

Added another paper to Alida Sewell's page

Updated Bennie van der Walt bibliography

Removed some dead links on the front page and updated some others

Added a bibliography of works by Dooyeweerd compiled by Harry van Dyke

Several articles in Dutch and one in French by Dooyeweerd have been added:

Dutch articles 

1915b. “De neo-mystiek en Fr. Van Eeden.” [The neo-mysticism of Frederik van Eeden.] Essay dated 27 Nov. 1914. Almanak van het Studentencorps aan de Vrije Universiteit, 1915, pp. 134–60.

1916f. “Lachneia; een sproke.” [Lachneia: A fairy tale.] Fraternitas 3 (1916): 132–41, 161–69.

1920a. “Het vraagstuk der gemeentemonopolies in het belang der volksgezondheid, hoofzakelijk beschouwd in het licht van de nieuwe opvattingen inzake de bedrijfsvrijheid.” [Municipal monopolies in public health and new views about freedom of enterprise.] Rechtsgeleerd Magazijn Themis 81 (1920): 126–51.

1926d. “Calvinisme contra Neo-Kantianisme. Naar aanleiding van de vraag betreffende de kenbaarheid der goddelijke rechtsorde.” [Calvinism contra Neo-Kantianism: Regarding the question of the knowability of the divine order for justice.] Tijdschrift voor Wijsbegeerte 20 (1926): 29–74.

1927a. De Bioscoopwet (Wet van de 14den Mei 1926, Staatsblad No. 118), toegelicht met toe¬voeging van verschillende gegevens uit de practijk. pp. 230. [The Cinema Act of 14 May 1926, with examples of its practical operation.] Alphen aan den Rijn: Samson, 1927. (With J. W. Noteboom.)

1928g. “De verhouding van de taak van diaconie, overheid en philanthropie inzake de zieken¬verpleging.” [The relation between the roles of diaconate, government and philanthropy in nursing.] Diaconaal Correspondentieblad 26 (1928): 126–39; 27 (1929): 113f., 158–73. (With A. J. L. van Beek Calkoen, C. Lindeboom and J. Oranje.)

1928h “De universaliteit der rechtsgedachte en de idee van den kultuurstaat.” [The universality of the notion of law and the idea of civilization.] Almanak van het Studentencorps aan de Vrije Universiteit, 1928, pp. 103–21.

1929b. “De Dietsche cultuurgedachte uit Calvinistisch oogpunt bezien.” [The conception of culture in the Greater Netherlandic Movement, considered from a Calvinistic viewpoint.] Jaarboek van het Dietsch Studentenverbond, 1929/30, pp. 44–47.

1931a. Review of Annalen der critische philosophie. Orgaan van het Genootschap voor critische philosophie. Rechtsgeleerd Magazijn Themis 92 (1931): 439–44.

1932b.  De zin der geschiedenis en de “Leiding Gods” in de historische ontwikkeling. [The meaning of history and “God’s guidance” in historical development.] Paper read to the third general meeting of alumni of the Free University, Leeuwarden, 17 May 1932. Publication 5 of the Reünisten-organisatie [alumni organization] of Nil Desperandum Deo Duce. Pp. 20.

1936d. “De strijd om het vraagstuk der Christelijke vakorganisatie van werkgevers in het licht van een oude strijdvraag in de Christelijke levensen wereldbeschouwing.” [The debate about organizations of Christian employers in light of a long-standing issue within the Christian worldview.] Paper read at the general membership meeting of the Association of Christian Employers, held in The Hague, 9 Sept. 1936. De Werkgever, 1 Sept. 1936. Separately published for circulation prior to the meeting by the Christelijke Werk-geversvereeniging. Pp. 31.

1937g. “Compte Rendu Critique: J. Bohatec, Calvin und das Recht (1934).” [Review article of Calvin und das Recht (1934) by J. Bohatec.] Tijdschrift voor Rechtsgeschiedenis 15 (1937): 243–58.

1937j. De Gevaren der moderne sociologie. Samenvatting van het referaat, te houden door Prof Dr H Dooyeweerd op het C.S.B.-congres van 1-6 Sept.

1939k. De vrijheid der school en haar verbondenheid in de vervlechting met

1940c. Het tijdsprobleem in de Wijsbegeerte der Wetsidee. [The problem of time in the philosophy of the Cosmonomic Idea.] Paper presented to the Gereformeerde Psychologische Studievereeniging in its fall meeting [orig. 6 June 1940]. 24 theses. pp. 65. N.p, n.d. [Loosduinen: Drukkerij Kleijwegt]

1940g. “De ‘Théorie de l'institution’ en de staatsleer van Maurice Hauriou.” [The concept of “institution” in the political philosophy of Maurice Hauriou.] Antirevolutionaire Staatkunde (quarterly) 14 (1940): 301–47; 15 (1941): 42–70. NOTE: Journal ceased publication when party went underground; a third instalment of this study was never published; a printer’s proof is in the Dooyeweerd Archief.

1941f. “Een tweegesprek met Prof. Ovink over dogmatische en critische wijsbegeerte. Naar aanleiding van Philosophie und Sophistik door Prof. Dr. B. J. H. Ovink.” [A dialogue with Professor B. J. H. Hovink about “dogmatic” and “critical” philosophy in response to his book Philosophie und Sophistik.] Gereformeerd Theologisch Tijdschrift 42 (1941): 209–27.

1941k. “De zin van het Huwelijk.” [The meaning of marriage.] Eleven theses, published in preparation for the annual study conference of the Vereeniging voor Calvinistische Wijsbegeerte, 6 Jan. 1942. Correspondentie-bladen van de Vereeniging voor Calvinistische Wijsbegeerte 6.4/5 (Dec. 1941): 111f.

1944a. “Aan de Generale Synode der Gereformeerde Kerken in Nederland, bijeen te Utrecht op 16 Maart 1944.” [To the General Synod of the Reformed Churches in the Netherlands, assembled in Utrecht on 16 March 1944.] Letter about the threatened suspension of Professor Klaas Schilder, signed by R. J. Dam, H. Dooyeweerd, M. B. van ’t Veer and D. H. Th. Vollenhoven, and co-signed by more than 700 others. Dated Amsterdam, 10 March 1944. Copy in Dooyeweerd Archief, afdeling Vrijmaking.

1947i. “Calvijn als bouwer.” [Calvin as builder.] Polemios, vol. 2, nos. 22 and 23

1948d. “Introduction à une critique transcendentale de la pensée philosophique.” [Introduction to a transcendental critique of philosophic thought]. In Mélanges philosophiques. Bibliothèque du Xme Congrès international de philosophie 2: 70–82. Amsterdam: L. J. Veen.

1948f. “Een nieuw geschrift over Hauriou's leer der “Institution”. [A new publication on Hauriou’s doctrine of “institution.”] Review article of J. A. Schellekens, O.P., De leer over de “Institution” bij M. Hauriou; een sociologische en rechtswijsgerige studie (diss. Nymegen). Bestuurswetenschappen 2 (1948): 1–15.

1949. “Strafrechtelijke problemen bij de gevangenishervorming” [Problems for criminal law in prison reform]. 28 June 1949. Opening Addresses given at the annual meetings of the Protestantsch-Christelijke Reclasseringsvereniging [Protestant Association of Rehabilitation] Naar het licht! 17.6/7 (1949): 1–12.

1950a. “Natuurlijke Godskennis.” [Natural knowledge of God.] Christelijk Schoolblad 41 (27 April 1950): 1 and 41 (4 May 1950): 1.

1951f. “Het rassenprobleem in Zuid-Afrika.” Paper presented early 1950s (see Verburg, biography, p. 320). MS in Dooyeweerd Archief. [Handwritten notes]

1951g. Review of E. H. ‘s Jacob, Juridisch modernisme in het staatsrecht van onze tijd. Inaugural oration, University of Groningen, 1951. Rechtsgeleerd Magazijn Themis 70 (1951): 348–51.

1952d. “Openingswoord op de herdenkingsbijeenkomst naar aanleiding van de 100ste geboortedag van Prof. Mr. D. P. D. Fabius, I juni 1951.” [Opening address at the commemoration of the 100th birthday of Professor Fabius, 1 June 1951, held in the English Reformed Church, Begijnhof, Amsterdam.] In I. A. Diepenhorst, ed., Fabius herdacht. pp. 9–11. Delft: Van Keulen, 1952

1953g. “Het recht bezien in het licht van de Wijsbegeerte der Wetsidee.” [Right/law/justice in light of the Philosophy of the Cosmonomic Idea.] Paper presented at the Conference of the Association of Law Faculties in the Netherlands held at Woudschoten, 20 Nov. 1953. Brief summary in Ars Aequi 3.4 (1953/54): 75f.

1954a. “Perikelen van een historistische rechtstheorie; een critische beschouwing naar aanleiding van Inleiding tot de studie van het Nederlands recht, 11e druk, door Prof. Mr. L. J. van Apeldoorn.” [The hazards of a historicistic theory of law: A critical appraisal of L. J. Van Apeldoorn, Inleiding tot de studie van het Nederlands recht, 11th impr.] Rechtsgeleerd Magazijn Themis 73 (1954): 25–54.

1954k. “De wijsbegeerte en het hoger onderwijs in de rechtswetenschap.” [Philosophy and higher education in the science of law.] Algemeen Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Wijsbegeerte en Psychologie 16.4 (1954): 191–94.

1957g. De rechtshistorische oorsprong van het beginsel “Meubles n’ont pas de suite” (roerend goed heeft geen gevolg in de derde hand) en zijn uitwerking in ons huidig burgerlijk recht. pp. 17. [The historical origin of the rule that “security rights to personal property do not prejudice third parties” [???]” and its effect in our current civil law.] Amsterdam: H. J. Paris, n.d.

1967b “Herdenking van Anne Anema.” [Commemoration of Anne Anema.] Jaarboek der Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen, 1966–1967. pp. 373–81

1967c. “Die Philosophie der Gesetzesidee und ihre Bedeutung für die Rechts- und Sozialphilosophie.” [The Philosophy of the Cosmonomic Idea and its significance for legal and social philosophy.] Archiv für Rechtsund Socialphilosophie 53.3 (1967): 1–30; 53.4 (1967): 465–513. Part 1 and part 2.

Articles in French

1994a. L’idée Chrétienne de l’état. Notes et Documents (ns) 39/40 (January):38-52. [With an introduction by H.E.S. Woldring]


Roy Clouser's Reading GenesisPerspectives on Science and Christian Faith 68(4).

H. R. Rookmaaker (1922-1977) pages added

The Kuyper pages have been updated

List of reformational scholars has been made alphabetical 


Banks, Matt 2013. An analysis of Abraham Kuyper’s distinction between the church as institute and the church as organismMTh dissertation  Oak Hill College, London.

Bibliography of works on Kuyper and list on works by Kuyper In English available online

More links added to papers by E.L. Hebden Taylor

Renato Coletto's bibliography updated with papers and links including:

2015. With M.F. Heyns. Reconciling science and faith: dialogues with Anton Van Niekerk. Tydskrif vir Christelike wetenskap/ Journal for Christian scholarship, 51(3):37-61.

Harry van Belle -  five more papers added.

John Choi page added a new paper

Jan Lever pages added.

Gerrit Glas pages added - with 15 papers

Updated the Albert Weideman pages with links to several of his recent papers.



Abraham Kuyper 1879, Het heil in ons (1879; repr. Kampen: Kok, 1910), pp. 165–225. This study appeared in thirteen instalments in the Sunday supplement of De Standaard, from Aug. 2 to Nov. 15, 1874 (translated by Harry Van Dyke).

Arthur Jones 2015. Discipleship & Mission added. 

Geert van Dijk 2014. Het concrete is het wezenlijke. Het denken van A Janse van Biggekerke (1890-1960) over Gods verbond met mensen. [The concrete is the real. The thought of A Janse of Biggekerke (1890-1960) concerning God's covenant with humanity.] Zoetermeer: Boekencentrum Uitgevers, 2014. An English summary is here

Willem Ouweneel pages added.

Johan van der Hoeven 1986. “The Problem of Evil – Crucible for the Authenticity and Modesty of Philosophizing: In Discussion with Paul Ricoeur”. In South African Journal of Philosophy 6 (2): 44-52.

Johan van der Hoeven bibliography updated.

Herman Dooyeweerd 1932. ARJA [Antirevolutionaire Jongerenactie]De Standaard Tues. 29 Nov. 1932. 

Richard Russell pages updated

Bernard Zylstra pages updated

Philosophia Reformata index updated

Danie Strauss article added

Chris Gousmett article and sermon added

Frederick Fourie pages added with several papers.

Spring/Summer 2014

Added the Gui Braun Jr pages

Updated the Klapwijk pages

 2013. Between Historicism & Relativism: Dynamics of Historicism and the Philosophical Development of Ernst Troeltsch. Amsterdam: VU University, online. [Translation of Tussen historisme en relativisme, 1970]


Updated the technology bibliography


Paul Otto:  

2014. 'Christian, providential, or ecclesiastical? Charting Christian perspectives on historyFides et Historia 14(1) (Winter/ Spring): 58-65.


Renato Coletto:

2011. Reformational institutions for higher educationWoord en daad /Word and action. 50 (Spring, n. 413): 9-14.
2011. Educational associations in the Kuyperian traditionWoord en daad /Word and action. 50 (Summer, n. 414): 9-12
2011. Reformational outposts for information and communication. Woord en daad /Word and action 51 (Autumn, n. 415): 29-33.
2011. Neo-Calvinist organisations for farming, business, tourism and so forthWoord en daad /Word and action 51 (Winter, n 416): 19-24.
2012. Christian organisations: a few concluding reflections. Woord en daad /Word and action. 
2014 Two-kingdom worldviews: attempting a translationPro Rege (March) XLVII (4): 8-15.
Sander Griffioen pages added
2002. Moed tot cultuur, Reeks Christelijk perspectief, Amsterdam: Buijten en Schipperheijn. 
Jaap Klapwijk:
2013.  Abraham Kuyper on Science, Theology and University, transl. H.D. Morton and G. Groenewoud, in: Philosophia Reformata78, pp. 18-46.

February 2014

Arthur Jones 1998. Science in Faith: An Outline of a Christian Approach to the Sciences. Christian Schools' Trust, 1998.

Arthur Jones 2014. Living and Working with Purpose: Our Ordinary Everyday Lives and Work are an Essential Part of God’s Story and Mission (2014)  

June 2013

Kuyper pieces translated by Harry Van Dyke 

All ©Translation by Harry Van Dyke

1890. "Lecture on missions." Given at the mission conference, Amsterdam, Jan. 28–30, 1890.

1901. "Catholic Voters of District VIII" Source: Kuyper-archief, Historisch Documentatiecentrum VU, nr.6460.

1909. "Kuyper on political cartooning." From the Foreword to Dr. Kuyper in de Caricatuur. (Amsterdam: Van Holkema & Warendorf, 1909) 

1909"Kuyper on coalitions and antithesis." From Wij, Calvinisten . . . (Kok, Kampen, 1909), 11–18. Selection from an address to the 17th National Assembly of Anti-Revolutionary Party delegates, convened in Utrecht on 22 April 1909, in preparation for the coming general elections

1909. "Kuyper on CalvinFrom Wij, Calvinisten . . . (Kok, Kampen, 1909). Extract from Abraham Kuyper’s address to the 17th National Assembly of Delegates of the Antirevolutionary Party, gathered at Utrecht, 24 April 1909, in preparation for the upcoming general election campaign. This translation of pp. 149–52.


On Kuyper:

1937-8. "Some third-hand information about Kuyper’s conversion." Letter from P. H. A. van Krieken to H. Colijn.


Added to the Arthur Jones pages

"Islam: a strategic overview"   slides


March 2013

Added three papers to the Janse pages:

A. Janse 1936-37. "The truly human and Greek philosophyDe Reformatie 17 (1936-37) 44 (30 July 1937): 357-358. (Translated by Chris Gousmett) 

A. Janse 1939. "Psalm 2 at Christmastime 1939." Pro Ecclesia 5 (12/13) (23 December): 46. Reprinted in Gereformeerd Schoolblad3(2) (1983):2-7.

A. Janse 1946. “God's Word is more than gold.” Kerkblad van de Gereformeerde Kerk van Breda (13 April). Translation from: Christian Renewal 3(2).  (January 21, 1985). 

An English translation of Vollenhoven's obituary of Janse has been added and the link to Janse's bibliography corrected. 


The Arthur Jones page has started with the following papers:

"Christian education part 1: which story, whose story?"  slides

"Christian education part 2: culture of deathslides

"Christian education part 3: life or death" slides

"Christian professional training for practitioners" (version 14)

"An introduction to intelligent design 

February 2013

Added links to Roy Clouser videos:

These recordings of Roy Clouser are taken from the Wrestlers Class of National Presbyterian Church, 4101 Nebraska Avenue, NW, Washington, DC USA. 

Presenter Name(s)TitleCourse DateClick for recordings
Roy ClouserReformed Theology and the Myth of Religious Neutrality (2 of 2) 4/25/2010 Link
Roy ClouserCan we Know that God is True? 5/15/2011 Link
Roy ClouserThe Idea of a Christian Philosophy 3/11/2012 Link
Roy ClouserThe Dutch Philosopher Dooyeweerd's Theory of Reality 3/18/2012 Link


January 2013

Finding an Alternative to Over-Development by Bob Goudzwaard. Edited by Bruce C. Wearne. (Bristol & Asia: All of life Redeemed, 2013)

December 2012

Mike Goheen pages updated with new affiliations, new CV and updated paper

Harry van Belle pages updated with three new papers and links corrected

All of life redemeed newsletter issue 3 added (vol 2(1)).

International Reformed Bulletin issues 9-15 added. 

September 2012

 Roy Clouser:

         2012. "Review of Alvin Plantinga's ConflictPerspectives on Science and Christian Faith 64 (3) September. 

    2012. "Pancreationism: the fall of theology" In The Presence of God in Orthodoxy: Divine Essence and Divine Energies (Cambridge: Thomas James).

Jeremy Ive's PhD Thesis  

Open Christian College: An Introduction to a Christian Worldview

Richard Russell 1976. Reason and Commitment MEd Thesis Bristol University.


Added to the Renato Coletto pages:

2009. Neo-calvinist organisations for political action. Woord en daad /Word and action, 49(4) (Summer, n. 410):5-10. 

2010. Reformational organisations for labour relationsWoord en daad /Word and action. 50(2) (Winter, n. 412):24-28.

2010. Reformational institutions for higher educationWoord en daad /Word and action. 50 (Spring): 9-14. 

2010. Educational associations in the Kuyperian traditionWoord en daad /Word and action. 50 (Summer): 9-12.

2011. Reformational outposts for information and communication. Woord en daad /Word and action 51 (Autumn): 29-33.

2011. Neo-Calvinist organisations for farming, business, tourism and so forthWoord en daad /Word and action 51 (Winter): 29-33


August 2012

August Lecerf pages added

International Reformed Bulletin issues 5-8 added

Jeremy Ive pages started

Alida Sewell pages started


July 2012

Mark S. Roques 'Popper, Darwinism and Third World Evolutionary Epistemology' (MPhil ICS, 1986)

Pierre-Charles Marcel pages started

International Reformed Bulletin issues 1-4

Separate subject/ discipline pages added

Business, vocation, music and law bibliography/ resources added

Andree Troost pages added



May 2012

Updated the Groen van Prinsterer pages with a timeline and a refreshed bibliography

Mary Stewart van Leeuwen pages started 

April 2012

Jim Skillen pages updated

Irving Hexham pages started

Mary Stewart van Leeuwen pages added

Groen van Prinsterer bibliography updated 

January 2012

The David Koyzis pages
The Paul Otto Pages


Film footage of Abraham Kuyper

December 2011

Started the M C Smit pages

All of Life Redeeemed Newsletter
vol 1 (1) Summer 2011

The Kuyper newsletter vol 1 (1) January 1980
The Kuyper newsletter vol 1 (2) June 1980
The Kuyper newsletter vol 1 (3) October 1980
The Kuyper newsletter vol 2 (1) April 1981
The Kuyper newsletter vol 2 (2) June 1981-1982

Roy Clouser (2011)  'A response to Glenn Friessen' Philosophia Reformata

An Abraham Kuyper time line with links to online works

August 2011

Added to the Danie Straus pages

Translated by Dr. David Hanson. [It originally appeared in Ned. Geref. Teol. Tydskrif (Dutch Reformed Theological Journal), March 1969 (pp.97-114).]

Added to the H G Stoker pages

May 2011

Two papers by Danie Strauss has been added:

Three papers by Mike Goheen added:

April 2011

E L Hebden Taylor’s bibliography has been updated

Mike Goheen’s bibliography has been updated

Many of the links to other websites have been updated.

February 2011

Renato Coletto pages started

  • The “eclipse” of the object of research in late-modern philosophy of science: causes and possible remedies. Tydskrif vir christelike wetenskap/Journal for christian scholarship, 44(1-2):19-38.
  • Christian scholarship within reformed circles. Acta academica, 41(3):16-41.
  • Strategies towards a reformation of the theology-based approach to christian scholarship. In die Skriflig, 43(2):291-313
  • 2010. Traces of neo-Calvinism in France and Italy. Koers, (Special Edition: Essays dedicated to Prof. B.J. van der Walt: “Scholarship in the light of the morning star”), 75(1):149-172.

January 2011

September 2010

David Beldman 'Towards a missional approach to Christian scholarship in the theological disciplines: learning for shalom'

Mark Roques Epistemology, story-telling and pedagogy

Cover and contents of J A L Taljaard Polished Lenses added

Worship & Politics (New Exodus Series) by Albert F. Gedraitis (Wedge Publishing, 1972)

August 2010

Added two papers on the Gordon Spykman pages:

1977. 'The place and role of the Bible in school'. In G. J. Steensma and H. W. Van Brummelen (eds.) Shaping School Curriculum: A Biblical View. Terre Haute: Signal Publishing ch 1.

1977. 'Biblical studies'.  In G. J. Steensma and H. W. Van Brummelen (eds.) Shaping School Curriculum: A Biblical View. Terre Haute: Signal Publishing ch 7.

July 2010

2010. Stability amid change: What our theoretical frameworks accomplish for us. Paper prepared for presentation at the joint LSSA/SAALA/SAALT 2010 conference (Unisa, Pretoria), September.

2010. Bob Goudzwaard (with Bruce Wearne) Face to Face with Injustice: A Big Task for Ordinary People: A Christian Political Option for Fiji 

April 2010

Added three new papers to Chris Gousmett pages:

Added to the Richard Russell pages: 
1973. The growing crisis of the evangelical worldview and its resolutions (MA Thesis, Bristol University)

March 2010

Added to the Harry Fernhout pages his 1975 MPhil 'Man, religion, and faith in Bavinck, Kuyper, and Dooyeweerd'

Added the Stuart Fowler pages

Added several more issues of Anakainosis- volumes 1-7 are now up

Added a bibliography on 'Biology' to the further information page.

Added to the Andrew Badsen pages:
  On Defining the IS Discipline by its Sphere of Meaning

Added to the Richard Russel pages his MA from McMaster in 1987:
  'An examination of the relation of religious groundmotives and philosophical analysis' MA theis (McMaster University, 1967)

February 2010

Update of Bruce Wearne's Annotated Jim Skillen bibliography for Feb 2010

Added to the Roy Clouser pages:

2009. "A Brief Sketch of the Philosophy of Herman Dooyeweerd" Axiomathes (Journal of the Mitteleuropa Foundation).

2009. "Transcendental Critique Revisited and Revised" Philosophia Reformata Volume 74 (1) 

Updated the Groen van Prinsterer pages with a list of dissertations on Groen

Updated some links to Abraham Kuyper articles and books on-line.

Added a bibliography to Harry Fernout's page and to Jim Olthius's page.

October 2009

Updated Bruce Wearne's Reading the Bible or Life-Direction on the Path of Scholarship

Three more issues of Anakainosis added volumes 4 (1-3)

Added to the E L Hebden Taylor pages: 'The State in western history'

September 2009

Several papers have been added to the Jaap Klapwijk pages

Added to the Albert Weideman pages:

2009c. A framework for the study of linguistics - presentation slides

2009d. What is linguistics?

2009e. Formal approaches to the description of English: syntax

David Beldman 2009. 'Toward a Missional Approach to Christian Scholarship in the Theological Disciplines' Handout from a presentation at Trinity College, Bristol, UK

Started the Elaine Botha pages with many of her papers

Further resources page contents added

Added to the Bernie Zylstra pages  'The kingdom of God: its foundations and implications'

Added to the Gordon Spykman pages  'The institutional church in history'

Added to the Danie Strauss pages:

August 2009

July 2009

Added to the Andrew Basden pages:

2009. The Notion of Lifeworld Applied to Information Systems Research.
2009. On Using Spheres of Meaning to Define and Dignify the IS Discipline

Added to the Jim Skillen pages:

57. Christians Organizing for Political Service: A Study Guide Based on the Work of the Association for Public Justice APJ Education Fund, 1980.

69. Confessing Christ and Doing Politics APJ Education Fund 1982
Chapter 5 “Public Justice and True Tolerance” pp.54-62
Chapter 7 “Christian Action and the Coming of God’s Kingdom” pp.88-103

Added to the Bernie Zylstra pages:

1970. The crisis of our time and the evangelical churches. In Out of Concern for the Church Toronto: Wedge Pub. Foundation. pp 75 ff.

June 2009

May 2009

The Albert Weideman pages have been updated and two new articles posted:

2009a. Constitutive and regulative conditions for the assessment of academic literacy. Forthcoming in SALALS 27(3).

2009b. Uncharted territory: an emerging paradigm and the foundations of applied linguistics. Forthcoming in Per linguam.

Several issues of the journal Anakainosis has been added: Vol 1 issues 1-4, vol issues 1,2 and 4, volume 3 1 and 2.

I've recently added to the Al Wolters pages the following papers:

1989. “On the Idea of Worldview and Its Relation to Philosophy,” in Paul A. Marshall, et al., eds., Stained Glass: Worldview and Social Science (Lanham MD: University Press of America, 1989), 14-25

1987. “Worldview and Textual Criticism in 2 Peter 3:10,” Westminster Theological Journal 49 (1987) 405-413.

1985. “The Intellectual Milieu of Herman Dooyeweerd,” in C.T. McIntire, ed., The Legacy of Herman Dooyeweerd (New York: University Press of America, 1985) 1-19

1983. “Dutch Neo-Calvinism: Worldview, Philosophy and Rationality,” in H. Hart et al., eds., Rationality in the Calvinian Tradition (Lanham MD: University Press of America, 1983) 113-131

1978/ 1999 “The Foundational Command: ‘Subdue the Earth!’” in Year of Jubilee, Cultural Mandate, Worldview (Study Pamphlet No. 382; ed. B. van der Walt; Potchefstroom: Institute for Reformational Studies, 1999) 27-34. [Previously available as ICS Academic Paper, 1978.]

1975/ 1987. "Ideas have legs" The Guide July. Also in A Christian Union in Labour's Wasteland, edited by Edward Vanderkloet (Wedge Publishing, 1978). Republished by Institute for Christian Studies, 1987

Vanguard articles:

1979. Breaking out of the evangelical world-view: a review of John Stott's latest work'

'Hallowed be thy creation'

1980. 'The centre and the circumference'


Anakainosis articles:

1978. In memoriam: Vollenhoven

1979. Vollenhoven on the 'word of God'

1983. 'Ground motives'

April 2009

Launched the Bernard Zylstra pages

March 2009

Added to the Andrew Basden pages:
2009. Practically Critical: Making the Critical Approach More Useful

Added to the J H Diemer pages:
Christ and modern natural science. (1933) Translated by Chris Gousmett

February 2009

Added Reformational Studies: An Annotated Bibliography of B J van der Walt edited and compiled by Steve Bishop 1st edn Feb 2009.

Added the Johann 'Harry' Diemer pages

1988. A Battle for Righteousness: The Message of the Book of Job, transl. J. Van Meggelen (Originally published by Essence: Ontario)
- thanks to Jack Van Meggelen for permission to use here.

Abraham Kuyper The Evolution of the Use of the Bible in Europe in Centennial Pamphlets, No. 2. American Bible Society: New York, 1916




December 2008

Jaap Klapwijk pages added

  • 2008. Reason Reversed? chapters 1 and 9
  • 1991. Antithesis and Common Grace
  • 1991. Epilogue: The Idea of Transformational Philosophy
  • 1980. The Struggle for a Christian Philosophy: Another Look at Dooyeweerd
  • 1980.  Dooyeweerd's Christian Philosophy: Antithesis and Critique

Several new papers have been added to the Gordon Spykman pages:

  • 1982. 'Beyond words to action' in Confessing Christ and Doing Politics ed. James Skillen (CPJ: Washington)
  • 1984. How is scripture normative in Christian ethics? In The Interpretation of Scripture Today: RES Theological Conference, Chicago 1984. Grand Rapids, MI.: Reformed Ecumenical Synod, 1984 (pp. 39-57).
  • 1992. Theology queen or servant? Orientation: international circular of the PU for CHE; nos. 63-66. 13-23.
  • A Confessional Hermeneutic Alternative to the Historical-Critical Method. The Reformed Ecumenical Synod Theological Bulletin (December), Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 1-13.

November 2008

Book added to the Gordon Spykman pages:

1985. Spectacles: Biblical Perspectives on Christian Scholarship. PU for CHE: Potchefstroom.


August 2008

Added to the Bruce Wearne pages:

"And miles to go before I sleep" Naked Wasp (Chisholm Student Union Inc) Vol. 12(6) p. 18.

Added to the Roy Clouser pages:

2008. Is belief in God made obsolete by science?

July 2008

Added the Jim Skillen pages:
Added to the Bruce Wearne pages:

A Collection of Essays:


•    What are Sociological Concepts?
•    Civil Religion
•    Empiricism
•    Objectivity

•    Goudzwaard and deLange
•    Cope and Kalantzis & Preece
•    Seerveld festschrift
•    Pollard
•    Noll
•    Noll
•    Bededetto et al.
•    Bonino
•    Wallerstein
•    Clouser
•    Skillen
•    Hutchinson and Ogbu

PART FOUR - Positive Contributions
•    Max Weber
•     Subsidiarity
•    Recasting the Sociological Encyclopaedia
•    Bargaining with the Business Enterprise


June 2008

Andrew Basden 2008.  Understanding everyday experience and use of facebook and games

Albert Weideman 2008. Constitutive and regulative conditions for the assessment of academic literacy.

D. H. TH Vollenhoven Het Calvinischme en de Reformatie van de Wijsbegeerte Ch 2 (pp 22-48) (in English)

D. H. Th. Vollenhoven 'The foundations of Calvinist thought' - lecture delivered in 1934 at Dusseldorf

D. H. Th. Vollenhoven 'Lecture notes on Kant' from the syllabus 1958-59; translated by Bill Rowe (1977)

Bruce Wearne Public Justice for All: An Annotated Bibliography of the Works of James W. Skillen, 1967-2008 (2nd updated edn)

Bruce C Wearne Cultivating Care within a Vulnerable Economy: an annotated bibliography of the English writings of Bob Goudzwaard 1967-2008 [pdf  June 2008; 104+ xix pages (approx 1.1 MB)] revised and updated second edition.

The following items (all by Bob Goudzwaard) have been added to the Bob Goudzwaard Bibliography (above) and can be accessed in pdf format at the numbers indicated:

  • 10 A Christian Political Option book - 1972
  • 13 Economic Stewardship versus Capitalist Religion syllabus - 1972
  • 17 Interview - Goudzwaard and Cramp Vanguard - 1974
  • 18 "From Death to Shalom" Vanguard article - 1974
  • 31 "Norms for the International Economic Order" with J van Baars - 1978
  • 35 Towards Reformation in Economics ICS class syllabus - 1980
  • 36 "Types of Government Economic Policy" ICS paper - 1980
  • 40 "Christian Social Thought in the Dutch Neo-Calvinist tradition" - 1986
  • 42 "Creation Management: " conference paper and journal article - 1987
  • 43 with H M de Lange, book review - 1988
  • 45 "World Poverty - A Contribution" WCC Minutes, Moscow - 1989
  • 46 "Why poverty grows" journal article - 1989
  • 49 "Christian Politics and the Pirnciple of Sphere Sovereignty" - 1991
  • 51 "Freedom and Justice: ..." journal article - 1992
  • 52 "Economics and Theology" journal article - 1992
  • 60 "Who Cares?" CPJ conference paper and book chapter - 1996
  • 63 "Globalization" WARC conference paper and journal article - 1996
  • 69 "New Introduction" to Capitalism and Progress - 1997
  • 75 "Spirals of life and death ..." journal article - 1998
  • 76 "Globalization, regionalization and Sphere-Soverengty" speech - 1998
  • 83 with Aad Vlot, VvCW conference summary and journal article - 2001
  • 90 "Ethical Dimesnions of a Globalising Economy" Potter festschrift - 2002
  • 113 "Economic theory and the normative aspects of reality" (1961) - 2008
  • 114 "Market, Money, Capital" (1999) with Rob van Drimmelen - 2008

May 2008

Added to the Mike Goheen pages:

  • Creational Revelation, Scriptural Revelation, and Science, in Facets of Faith and Science. Volume 4: Interpreting God's Action in the World,ed. Jitse van der Meer.  Lanham: The Pascal Centre for Advanced Studies in Faith and Science/University Press of America, 1996, 313-330.
  • Organism of Revelation, in Facets of Faith and Science. Volume 4: Interpreting God's Action in the World, ed. Jitse van der Meer.  Lanham: The Pascal Center for Advanced Studies in Faith and Science/University Press of America, 1996, 331-345.

Added to the Bruce Wearne pages:


April 2008

Abraham Kuyper Days of Glad Tidings - Pentecost( with Ascension Day)vol. III (translated from Dagen van Goede Boodschap -Op den Pinksterdag (Met Hemelvaart) J.A. Wormser: Amsterdam, 1888 - by Jack Van Meggelen)

Mike Goheen pages created

March 2008

Now added the Craig Bartholomew pages

Mark Roques and Arthur Jones: 

Duncan Roper 'The earth as a garden for all creatures' (2008) Stimulus

Roy Clouser 1985. Dooyeweerd on religion and faith: a response.  ICS Conference paper.

January 2008










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