The Relation of the Bible to Learning – H. Evan Runner

Document: H. Evan Runner, The Relation of the Bible to Learning (Jordan Station, ON.: Paideia Press, 1982). Excerpt: This book contains the lectures which Dr. H. Evan Runner presented to two student conferences in 1959 and 1960. Runner was professor of philosophy at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan, from 1951 until 1981, when he became … Continue reading The Relation of the Bible to Learning – H. Evan Runner

The Development of Calvinism in North America on the Background of its Development in Europe – H. Evan Runner

Document: H. Evan Runner, The Development of Calvinism in North America on the Background of its Development in Europe (n.d.). Excerpt: The subject your committee assigned me is much too vast to be treated here in all its ramifications. We shall have to be selective. There is, however, more than one way to be selective. For … Continue reading The Development of Calvinism in North America on the Background of its Development in Europe – H. Evan Runner

Scriptural Religion and Political Task – H. Evan Runner

Document: H. Evan Runner, Scriptural Religion and Political Task (Toronto, ON.: Wedge Publishing Foundation, 1974). Excerpt: We must thank God and take courage. There can no longer be any doubt about it: the signs multiply almost daily which indicate that, whereas in large areas of Christendom the Christian Cause languishes and grows weak from lack of … Continue reading Scriptural Religion and Political Task – H. Evan Runner

The Radical Christian Facing Today’s Political Malaise – H. Evan Runner

Document: H. Evan Runner, The Radical Christian Facing Today's Political Malaise (Grand Rapids, MI.: SPECTRA, 1972). Excerpt: Though it is true that I am a professor‐‐even a professor of philosophy, it is not as a professor of philosophy or as a professor at all, that I wish to speak to you this evening. Of course, I … Continue reading The Radical Christian Facing Today’s Political Malaise – H. Evan Runner

Christianity and Humanism – H. Evan Runner

Document: H. Evan Runner, Christianity and Humanism (n.d.). Excerpt: In our own country, we are hearing a great deal about the tension that is frequently thought to be felt between states' rights and human rights, and between existing civil rights and human rights. These are polar tensions that arise from the peculiarly humanistic way of thinking. … Continue reading Christianity and Humanism – H. Evan Runner

The Christian and the World – H. Evan Runner

Document: H. Evan Runner, Christian Philosophic Enterprise in the Light of Biblical Prophecy (n.d.). Excerpt: When at the beginning of the summer vacation Prof. Radius called me on the telephone to ask if I would prepare something for this faculty-Board Conference, on the subject of the Christian's relation to the world, I first was very much … Continue reading The Christian and the World – H. Evan Runner

Christian Philosophic Enterprise in the Light of Biblical Prophecy – H. Evan Runner

Document: H. Evan Runner, Christian Philosophic Enterprise in the Light of Biblical Prophecy (n.d.). Excerpt: I was glad to be a participant in the First International Symposium that was held in 1976 in Driebergen, and now it is very good to be here among you in the Netherlands once again. This is the land where, under … Continue reading Christian Philosophic Enterprise in the Light of Biblical Prophecy – H. Evan Runner