A Center for the Retrieval of Christian Wisdom

Davenant Discussion: “The Doctrine of Assurance: Early Debates and Ongoing Significance” with Dr. Jonathan Master

Davenant House 419 Glenolden Dr., Landrum, SC

Can we ever know that we are saved? If so, how? Find out why the doctrine of assurance was called the most dangerous doctrine of the Protestant Reformers, and why it still matters for Christians today. Session 1: From Calvin Through Westminster: The History of the Doctrine of Assurance Session 2: The Importance of Assurance Today Visit […]

Sojourn: Choosing the Wise Path to Navigate God’s World

Davenant House 419 Glenolden Dr., Landrum, SC

Sojourn: Choosing the Wise Path to Navigate God’s World, May 2-6, 2022 So many choices. Every young adult wonders what they’re supposed to do with their life. “What career should I pursue? Who should I marry/should I marry? Where should I live? What kind of person am I going to be?” The seemingly smaller questions […]

Intensive Course: “Theology of Friendship: Augustine and Aelred of Rievaulx”

Davenant House 419 Glenolden Dr., Landrum, SC

Intensive Course: "Theology of Friendship: Augustine and Aelred of Rievaulx" In John 15 Jesus says that he no longer calls his disciples servants, he calls them friends. When combined with the claim that Jesus himself was the divine logos–that he was in fact God–this would have been scandalous to any educated Greco-Roman audience. Yet here Jesus […]

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Intensive Course: “The Spirit of Reformed Catholic Worship: Reading Hooker’s Laws, Books IV-V”

Davenant House 419 Glenolden Dr., Landrum, SC

Intensive Course: "The Spirit of Reformed Catholic Worship: Reading Hooker's Laws, Books IV-V" This summer at Davenant House, join Richard Hooker scholar Dr. Bradford Littlejohn for a deep-dive into the riches of Hooker's classic text, Lawes of Ecclesiastical Politie. Over five days, we will read through the entirety of Books IV and V, in which […]

$375

Protestant Wisdom Foundations I: Reading the Bible and the World

Davenant House 419 Glenolden Dr., Landrum, SC

Protestant Wisdom Foundations I: Reading the Bible and the World The Lord reveals his glory to us through what many of our fathers in the faith called his "two books": Scripture and nature. Both lie open to us: the latter sufficient to render us without excuse, the former sufficient to make us wise unto salvation, […]