Ordained to ministry, Baptist church, 1944. Pastor, Marblehead, Massachusetts, 1945-1946. Professor philosophy, philosophy of religion Gordon College Theology and Missions and Gordon Division School, Boston, 1945-1948.
Professor apologetics and systematic theology Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, California, 1948-1954, president, 1954-1959, professor ethics, philosophy of religion, since 1959.
Author: An Introduction to Christian Apologetics, 1948. Television: Servant or Master?, 1950. The Theology of Reinhold Niebuhr, 1950.
A Philosophy of the Christian Religion, 1952. Christian Commitment, 1957. The Case for Orthodox Theology, 1959.
The Kingdom of Love and the Pride of Life, 1960. The Burden of Sören Kierkegaard, 1965.
Born June 28, 1919