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Prime Minister

1901 - 1905

Upon re-election to the House of Representatives, Kuyper was appointed Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior. He held this office until 1905 when his Anti-Revolutionary Party lost the elections. During his term as minister he effected numerous reforms.

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Abraham Kuyper

Abraham Kuyper was Prime Minister of the Netherlands between 1901 and 1905, an influential neo-Calvinist theologian, and a journalist. He established the Reformed Churches in the Netherlands, which upon its foundation became the second largest Reformed denomination in the country behind the state-supported Dutch Reformed Church. He also founded a newspaper, the Free University…

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