Professor

Lubbertus Oostendorp, ThD (1912-1992)


Education

  • Free University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands, ThD
  • Princeton Theological Seminary, ThM
  • Calvin Theological Seminary, MDiv
  • Calvin College, AB

Teaching Career

  • Professor of Bible and Theology, Reformed Bible College, now Kuyper College (1964-1979)
  • Visiting Professor, Reformed Theological College of Nigeria (1973)
  • Instructor, Reformed Bible Institute (1943-1948)
  • Lectured in Europe

Other Career Highlights

  • Pastor in the Christian Reformed Church (CRC)
  • Pastor at seven different churches across Western Michigan—considered one of the finest preachers in the state of Michigan
  • Chairman, Historical Committee of the CRC
  • Church Order Revision Committee (1965)
  • Secretary, Christian Reformed World Missions (1951)
  • Contributor to various ministry efforts in the Netherlands during Hitler’s Nazi occupation

Publications

  • Numerous articles for the Christian Reformed Church magazine Banner
  • Various denominational guides, tracts, and training materials on wide topics from the Eastern Orthodox Church to the reality of faith
  • Numerous books, including H.P. Scholte: Leader of the Succession of 1834 and Founder of Pella and The Church on Earth: A Guidebook on the History of the Church

Courses