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Ad Fontes, Part II: Threat or Blessing?

Ad Fontes: Threat or Blessing? by Dr. Timothy Edwards [Note: To read the first post on Erasmus’ translation of Scripture, click here.] Why would Erasmus’ new Latin translation send a shock wave through Europe 500 years ago? The controversy surrounding Erasmus’ “revised and improved” New Testament began before it...

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Merkle’s New Book Published by Oxford University Press

One of recent undertakings of The Wenden House Project at NSA has been the translation of the Reformation text De Tribus Elohim by Girolamo Zanchi. Dr. Ben Merkle's most recent book, Defending the Trinity in the Reformed Palatinate: The Elohistae, published by Oxford University Press,...

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Why the Sword & Shovel? Dr. Edwards Explains.

If you've followed NSA online this year, then you've seen videos, photos, and articles that refer to our Sword & Shovel theme. At NSA, the sword and shovel symbolize our commitment to providing an education that equips our students for the hard work of building...

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Interacting with Authors

by Chris Schlect Fellow of History There is more to a book than what you can discover from reading it. Most scholars write books in order to engage other books; any good scholarly monograph is just one voice in a conversation, and one contribution to a library....

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CFO transition at NSA

Effective January 5, Eric Burnett is officially stepping down from his role as NSA's Chief Financial Officer. We at the College are extremely thankful for the care, expertise, and wisdom that Eric has poured into his labors as CFO. He has faithfully served the College...

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CCS M.St. Grad Joe Rigney Receives Christianity Today 2016 Book Award

NSA's Master of Studies in Classical Christian Studies (CCS) is a low-residency graduate studies program committed to instructional excellence and a distinctively Christian and Reformed perspective. NSA's M.St. is a degree for men and women who are taking up the mantle of cultural leadership. We...

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Interview with Douglas Wilson on New Saint Andrews College

After around 20 years of being integrally involved at NSA (helping it launch, serving on the board, instructing, etc.), what are the most important lessons you have learned? The central thing I have learned is something I (somehow) knew instinctively at the beginning of the process,...

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Medora Graduation

NSA alum Medora Ahern in the New York Times

In this week's "Sunday Review" section of The New York Times, columnist Molly Worthen, who also wrote a 2007 article about New Saint Andrews College for the New York Times Magazine, interviews recent alumna Medora Ahern: “Note-taking should be just as eloquent as speaking,” said Medora...

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Biodiversity Collage

It Was Very Good

 by Dr. Gordon Wilson   I am biologist who is very fond of the biodiversity on earth but I’m also a committed Christian who wants to think and act biblically on this important topic. I don’t want to be tossed to and fro by every wind of doctrine of the green...

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