2013 Kuyper Lecture with Stanley Carlson-Thies


The Center for Public Justice announces the 2013 Kuyper Lecture, featuring Stanley Carlson-Thies of the Institutional Religious Freedom Alliance. The lecture will begin at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 25, at the Prince Conference Center at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Mich. A reception will follow the lecture. Both events are free and open to the public.

The lecture, titled "Prohibiting the Free Exercise Thereof: The Affordable Care Act and Other Threats to Institutional Religious Freedom," is part of the Calvin College Henry Symposium on Religion and Politics. 

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Watch the video.


  • Leah Seppanen Anderson, associate professor of political science, Wheaton College
  • Shirley Roels, senior advisor, Council of Independent College's Network for Vocation in Undergraduate Education (NetVUE)
  • William Blacquire, president, Bethany Christian Services