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Dr. John L. Thompson
Dr. John L. Thompson will present the 2007 Exploring Our Reformed Faith seminar on Friday and Saturday, September 21 and 22 at Tualatin Plains Presbyterian Church (Old Scotch Church), 30685 NW Scotch Church Road, Hillsboro, Oregon 97124.

Lecture Topics and Sermon Title

Dr. Thompson serves as professor of Historical Theology and is the Gaylen and Susan Byker Professor of Reformed Theology at Fuller Theological Seminary. John Thompson's areas of interest are church history through the Reformation with an emphasis on John Calvin, gender issues and historical theology. He spent several years on staff with Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship in Washington and California. An ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church (USA), he enjoys working closely with students preparing for ordination. Dr. Thompson has written books and numerous articles centering on Calvin studies and gender issues. His newest work has just been published by Eerdmans.

Other suggested books to prepare for this seminar series include:

Click below for audio files

Lecture 1: Sola Fida, Faith Alone (file size 17.7 MB)
Lecture 2: Sola Scriptura, Scripture Alone (file size 18.3 MB)
Lecture 3: Sola Gratia, Grace Alone (file size 18.3 MB)
Sermon: Soli Deo Gloria, Glory to God Alone (file size 7.3 MB)