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John Whitcomb: September 17, 2018

Can we even imagine what it will be like in the day when the prophecies of Isaiah regarding the millennial temple in Jerusalem literally come to pass within history? Yet we know that they will be fulfilled, because we know that God’s Word is true from the beginning to the end! This week on “Encounter God’s Truth,” host Wayne Shepherd assists Bible teacher Dr. John Whitcomb as we begin to consider the theme of “Hope amidst Punishment” from Isaiah 2. It is the latest installment in our series called “Isaiah: The LORD is Salvation.” Whitcomb Ministries thanks Middletown Bible Church in Middletown, Connecticut, for their fellowship in this Bible-teaching broadcast. Dr. Whitcomb first presented this message there several years ago. We trust that it will be a blessing to you now as you listen and share it with others.

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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.