Alvin Plantinga
Alvin Carl Plantinga (/ˈplæntɪŋɡə/; born November 15, 1932) is an American analytic philosopher, the John A. O'Brien Professor of Philosophy Emeritus at the University of Notre Dame, and the inaugural...
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Lionel Basney
Lionel Basney (December 2, 1946 – August 21, 1999) was a poet and professor of English at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Prior to his time at Calvin, Basney taught at Houghton College, wher...
John E. Hare
John Edmund Hare (born 26 July 1949) is a British classicist, philosopher, ethicist, and currently Noah Porter Professor of Philosophical Theology at Yale Divinity School.He received a Bachelor of Art...
Paul B. Henry
Paul Brentwood Henry (July 9, 1942 – July 31, 1993) was a professor of political science and politician from the U.S. state of Michigan.
Henry was born in Chicago, Illinois and graduated fro...
H. Evan Runner
Howard Evan Runner, often referred to as H. Evan Runner, (January 28, 1916 in Oxford, Pennsylvania – March 14, 2002) was professor of philosophy at Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA from 195...
Johannes Broene
Johannes Broene (1875 – 1967) was an academic and twice served as president of Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA. He was born in Muskegon, Michigan, U.S., and his father was a minister of ...
Gary D. Schmidt
Gary D. Schmidt (born 1957) is an American children's writer of nonfiction books and young adult novels. Both a Newbery Honor and a Printz Honor was awarded to the book Lizzie Bright and the Buckminst...
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Howard J. Van Till
Howard J. Van Till is an emeritus professor of physics at Calvin College, where he taught for 31 years. His research included solid state physics and millimeter-wave astronomy. He is also noted as a w...
William Harry Jellema
William Harry Jellema (1893–1982) was the founder of Calvin College's Philosophy Department.He taught at Calvin College from 1920 to 1936, transferred to Indiana University and then returned to Calvin...
Ralph Stob
Ralph Stob (1894 – 1965) was an educator, academic, and former president of Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Stob was born in Chicago, Illinois, and attended Roseland Christian School. He fel...
Vern Ehlers
Vernon James "Vern" Ehlers, Ph.D. (born February 6, 1934) is the former U.S. Representative for Michigan's 3rd congressional district, having served from 1993 until 2011. He is a member of the Republi...
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James Bratt
James Donald Bratt (born 1949) is a scholar of Abraham Kuyper, and is a full-time professor at Calvin College.An alumnus of Calvin, Bratt received his PhD from Yale University after writing his disse...
Kim Jong-Il (athlete)
Kim Jong-il (born 11 September 1962), sometimes spelled Kim Yong-il to avoid confusion with the former North Korean leader, is a retired South Korean long jumper, best known for winning two gold medal...
Nicholas Wolterstorff
Nicholas Wolterstorff (born January 21, 1932) is an American philosopher. A prolific writer with wide-ranging philosophical and theological interests, he has written books on aesthetics, epistemology,...
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George Marsden
George M. Marsden (born February 25, 1939) is an historian who has written extensively on the interaction between Christianity and American culture, particularly on Christianity in American higher edu...
William Spoelhof
William Spoelhof (December 8, 1909 – December 3, 2008) was the President of Calvin College, and President Emeritus of the Grand Rapids, Michigan school.
Spoelhof was a native of Paterson, New Jers...
Richard Mouw
Richard John Mouw (born April 22, 1940) is an American theologian and philosopher. He held the position of President at Fuller Theological Seminary for 20 years (1993-2013), and continues to hold the ...
Plantinga's free will defense
Alvin Plantinga's version of the free will defense is an attempt to refute the logical problem of evil: the argument that the existence of an omnipotent, omniscient, omnibenevolent God in an evil worl...
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David N. Livingstone
David Noel Livingstone (born 15 March 1953), OBE, MRIA, FBA, FAcSS, MAE, is Professor of Geography and Intellectual History, at Queen's University Belfast.
David Livingstone was born in Northern I...