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The minutes and resolutions of the synodical gathering at Utrecht are recorded in this hand- written document. Apparently it is the regional or particular synod rather than the general synod because Albertus Van Raalte and Hendrik de Cock are the only two ministers present along with sixteen elders.

Date

11-3-1837

City

Groningen, the Netherlands

Notes

In Dutch; a summary in English has been provided by Nella Kennedy, March, 2002.

Description of the document and reference to the Theological University Archives, Kampen, by Dr. Elton J. Bruins.

About the collection:

Elton J. Bruins, long-time professor in the Department of Religion at Hope College, spent years collecting documents by and about Albertus C. Van Raalte, founder of Holland, Michigan and early patron of Hope College. Documents were gathered from dozens of public and private collections, making a nearly exhaustive collection of Van Raalte's writings and reflections. It is these documents that make up the "Van Raalte Papers."

Source

The original documents are held in the Theological University Archives, Kampen.

Rights

This digitized material is intended for personal research/study only. The original documents may not be reproduced for commercial use in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, without permission in writing from the Theological University Archives, Kampen.

Synodical Gathering Minutes and Resolutions

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