Dutch Politics, Religion and Politics

Canon of Dutch Christian Democracy now also available in English

In order to understand how Christian Democracy in the Netherlands came into existence, this Canon takes the mid-nineteenth century as a starting point. An important date is the publication in 1847 of the book Ongeloof en Revolutie (Unbelief and Revolution) by Guillaume Groen van Prinsterer in which he let his religious beliefs permeate politics. To… Continue reading Canon of Dutch Christian Democracy now also available in English