The cradles of the Reformation in Transylvania

Posted: 3 October 2017

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October 22-24, 2017, various events will take place in Nagyenyed (Aiud) commemorating the 500th year of the Reformation. The programm will include lectures, exhibitions and presentations of books about the centuries of reformed education and is organised by the Presbitery of Nagyenyed and the Bethlen Gábor College, congregations, educational institutions and Hungarian non-governmental organisations.

On October 22nd at 5 pm the opening service is officiated by Rev. Kántor Csaba, the Deputy Bishop of the Transylvanian Reformed Church District followed by artistic performances of Marosán Csaba: Luther’s tabletalk and the Oláh duó. Rev. Tóth Tibor will present the church of Nagyenyed. The choir of the Bethlen Gábor College performs during the service.

The art exhibition of the 20th century’s protestant artists from Fehér (Alba) county compiled and presented by Rev. Lőrincz Konrád and Rev. Horháth Miklós opens at 7 pm. A photo exhibition will be on view in the college yard followed by a reception at the college canteen at 8 pm.

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The events are sponsored by the Reformation Committee of the Hungarian Human Resource Ministry, the Bethlen Foundation of Budapest, the Transylvanian Reformed Church District, the reformed congregations of Gyulafehérvár and Nagyenyed, the Presbytery of Nagyenyed, the Bethlen Gábor College and Foundation, the Teacher Training Institute of Fehér (Alba) county, Convention of Ministers, Women and Youth of the Presbytery of Nagyenyed (Aiud), the Democratic Alliance of Hungarians in Romania from Fehér (Alba) county, dr. Brendus Gyula and dr. Szász Pál Assosiations, the Bod Péter Foundation, the city of Gyulafehérvár (Alba Iulia) and the Inspectorate of Fehér (Alba) county.

Event Info

Start Date
22 October 2017

End Date
24 October 2017

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