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John Whitcomb: February 18, 2019

Bible scholar and theologian Dr. John Whitcomb takes another look at the fact that “Truth is Greater Than Love” on this week’s edition of “Encounter God’s Truth.” We are in the midst of an intriguing series on “God’s Truth Circles.” This time, we will learn more of how we should serve the Lord, and especially about the supreme importance of the truth that we need to teach to others, as commanded by Christ in the Great Commission.  In follow-up to the message, host Wayne Shepherd inquires of Dr. Whitcomb as to how we can overcome jealousy and rivalry in our ministries, again learning from Paul’s example in Philippians 1. Thanks for listening to “Encounter God’s Truth,” where each week we remind you that God’s Word is true from the beginning to the end!

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John Whitcomb

Dr. Whitcomb was born on June 22, 1924, in Washington, DC, to Col. & Mrs. John C. Whitcomb Sr. His early years (age 3 - 6 years) were spent in China. During high school he attended McCallie School in Chattanooga, TN. He spent one year at Princeton University before being drafted into the United States Army, where he served in Europe from 1944 until 1946. After the war he returned to Princeton and earned a degree in history. While at Princeton in February 1943, he came to know the Lord under the guidance of Dr. Donald B. Fullerton and the Princeton Evangelical Fellowship. Dr. Whitcomb entered Grace Theological Seminary as a student in 1948 where he earned a MDiv in 1951, ThM in 1953 and ThD in 1957. He joined the faculty at Grace Theological Seminary where he served as Professor of Theology and Old Testament, Director of Postgraduate Studies, and other positions from 1951 to 1990. 
Dr. Whitcomb is internationally known as an author and teacher. He is best known for his role as co-author with Henry Morris, PhD, of The Genesis Flood, published in 1961. The Genesis Flood is considered one of the most influential books of the 20th Century, and marks the beginning of the modern creation movement. In addition to The Genesis Flood, Dr. Whitcomb has published a number of books on science and the Bible, commentaries, and other works highlighted on his web site.