Quest for Comfort: The Story of the Heidelberg Catechism
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  • Cover Type:
  • 32 Pages
  • Publisher: Reformation Heritage Books
  • Publication Date: January 2011
  • ISBN: XSBOEKEWIQUESTFORCOMFORTTHEST9781601781529

Quest for Comfort: The Story of the Heidelberg Catechism

Boekestein, William

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The Heidelberg Catechism has been taught to children for hundreds of years, encouraging them to seek Christ as their true source of comfort. But how did this catechism get written? In The Quest for Comfort, William Boekestein and Evan Hughes combine history and art to retell the events that led to making the catechism. By sharing the stories of Caspar Olevianus, Zacharias Ursinus, and Frederick III and how they came to Heidelberg, children will gain a greater appreciation of the Christian faith as it is expressed in the Heidelberg Catechism.

About the Author

William Boekestein (MDiv, Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary) is Pastor of Covenant Reformed Church in Carbondale, Pennsylvania. He previously taught in a Christian School for several years. He and his wife have three children.

About the Illustrator

Evan Hughes is an illustrator and graphic designer. He and his wife Kate live in Scranton, Pennsylvania with their two sons.

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Publisher's Description

The Heidelberg Catechism has been taught to children for hundreds of years, encouraging them to seek Christ as their true source of comfort. But how did this catechism get written? In The Quest for Comfort, William Boekestein and Evan Hughes combine history and art to retell the events that led to making the catechism. By sharing the stories of Caspar Olevianus, Zacharias Ursinus, and Frederick III and how they came to Heidelberg, children will gain a greater appreciation of the Christian faith as it is expressed in the Heidelberg Catechism.

About the Author

William Boekestein (MDiv, Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary) is Pastor of Covenant Reformed Church in Carbondale, Pennsylvania. He previously taught in a Christian School for several years. He and his wife have three children.

About the Illustrator

Evan Hughes is an illustrator and graphic designer. He and his wife Kate live in Scranton, Pennsylvania with their two sons.

  • Cover Type:
  • 32 Pages
  • Publisher: Reformation Heritage Books
  • Publication Date: January 2011
  • ISBN: XSBOEKEWIQUESTFORCOMFORTTHEST9781601781529