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educator , Philosopher

Dallas Morgan Roark, American philosopher, educator. Member of Association Baptist Teachers Religion, Faith and History Association, Southwestern Philosophy Society.

Background

Roark, Dallas Morgan was born on December 15, 1931 in Birchwood, Tennessee, United States. Son of Franklin A. and Mattie (White) Roark.

Education

BTh, Northern Baptist College, Chicago, 1954. Master of Arts, University Iowa, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, University Iowa, 1963.

Career

Associate professor religion Wayland College, Plainview, Texas, 1960—1966. Professor philosophy Emporia State University, Kansas, since 1966, chairman division society science, since 1978.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer, 1978, The Christian Faith, 1980, Introduction to Philosophy, 1982.

Religion

Holy Scripture always has been the authoritative and trustworthy guide for knowing and serving the God who is revealed as Creator, Savior and Advocate.

Politics

Christians acting as the salt of the earth and the light of the world have a responsibility to engage their culture, including participating in the political process.

Views

All Christians can seek to create a way of life deliberately designed to overcome evil with good and to promote justice for all.

Membership

Member of Association Baptist Teachers Religion, Faith and History Association, Southwestern Philosophy Society.

Connections

Married Elaine Joyce Musial, March 19, 1955. Children: Lyman, Dalaine.

father:
Franklin A. Roark

mother:
Mattie (White) Roark

spouse:
Elaine Joyce Musial

children:
Lyman Roark

Dalaine Roark