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The Faith of George Washington

February 27, 2018 from 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Dr. Peter Lillback, author of the USA Today, Washington Post, and #1 Amazon.com national best-seller George Washington’s Sacred Fire will speak on campus about the faith, values, and life of George Washington at Colorado Christian University. This event is part of CCU’s President’s Lecture Series and is free and open to the public.

“This book is an enlightening, engaging, and long overdue correction of the falsehood that Washington lacked faith.” – Rodney Stark, Baylor University

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
7:00pm – 8:30pm
Colorado Christian University
Leprino Hall 170
180 S. Garrison St.
Lakewood, CO 80226

About Dr. Peter Lillback:

Dr. Peter A. Lillback is President and Professor of Historical Theology at Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia.

He has authored and edited numerous books and articles in the field of the Reformation and post-Reformation Era. Some of these works include The Binding of God, Calvin’s Role in the Development of Covenant Theology (Baker Book House, Co. 2001); editor and contributor to The Practical Calvinist: An Introduction to the Presbyterian and Reformed Heritage (Christian Focus, 2002). He was the editor for Thy Word Is Still Truth: Essential writings on the Doctrine of Scripture from the Reformation to Today (P&R, 2013) which brings together key documents on the inerrancy of Scripture. His most recent work (editor) Seeing Christ in All of Scripture: Hermeneutics at Westminster Theological Seminary (WSP, 2016) provides a clear and concise introduction to the hermeneutical method of the Westminster faculty. George Washington’s Sacred Fire represents the culmination of over 20 years of original research and scholarship on the Christian faith of George Washington.

Dr. Lillback also serves as President of The Providence Forum, a non-profit organization committed to preserving the promoting the spirit, faith, values and worldview of America’s Founding Fathers. He also serves on the board of WORLD News Group. Dr. Lillback holds degrees from Cedarville University (B.A.), Dallas Theological Seminary (Th.M.), and Westminster Theological Seminary (Ph.D.). He lives in Wayne, Pennsylvania with his wife Debbie.

For more information and publications by Dr. Peter A. Lillback, please visit the Westminster faculty page.



February 27, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Leprino Hall 170
8787 W. Alameda Ave.
Lakewood, CO 80226 United States
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