Over the next weeks, we will be highlighting some of the presentations at the 2013 Summer Institute on Theology and Disability.

This week, we are featuring Calvin on Job, Disability and Suffering” by Hans S. Reinders.

reindersHans S. Reinders has been the Professor of Ethics at the Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam since 1995. He has published widely on disability issues in both secular and theological circles. Among his books are The Future of the Disabled in Liberal Society (The University of Notre Dame Press, 2000) and Receiving the Gift of Friendship (Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2008). He is currently serving as the Editor of the Journal of Religion, Disability and Health. Hans is from the Reformed Church tradition.

To watch videos of other presentations from the 2013 Summer institute, click here.

About Keith Dow

Keith serves as Manager of Organizational and Spiritual Life with Christian Horizons. He lives just South of Ottawa, Ontario, and holds his PhD in caregiving ethics from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. His book Formed Together: Mystery, Narrative, and Virtue in Christian Caregiving released March 2021 through Baylor University Press. Connect with Keith on Twitter or LinkedIn.

2 Thoughts on “Calvin on Job, Disability and Suffering

  1. Thank you for sharing this video from the recent Summer Institute on Theology and Disability. In addition to this year’s presentations, you will find presentations from the last several Institutes on our website. http://bethesdainstitute.org/theology

  2. Thanks for adding this link, Ellen! Great resources there…

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