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John Whitcomb: September 3, 2018

God’s Word is true from the beginning to the end! Welcome back to “Encounter God’s Truth” and another lesson from our new series called “Isaiah: The LORD is Salvation.” This week, our teacher, Dr. John Whitcomb, turns to the beginning of the book to present part one of his sermon, “Hope amidst Rebellion” Host Wayne Shepherd expresses thanks on behalf of Whitcomb Ministries to Middletown Bible Church in Middletown, Connecticut, for allowing us to bring this audio to you. As we begin, Isaiah opens chapter one with a chronological reference to four kings of Judah. Dr. Whitcomb provides a brief explanation of the historical context of this passage, and follows that with teaching on the importance of understanding “the chronology of the Bible.” From there, we go into the difficult issue of the value of Old Testament sacrifices. May the Lord bless you this holiday weekend as you hear and heed His Word!


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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.