The Case For Biblical Christianity, in which the full range and development of Carnell's mind is revealed, gives the Christian community ready access to many of Carnell's finest articles. They have been selected and edited by Ronald M. Nash, and in this collection, as in all of Carnell's writings, will be found thoughtful, stimulating, and often thought-provoking essays on a variety of topics, all of contemporary interest.
Edward J. Carnell Ronald H. Nash
Edward John Carnell was an ordained Baptist minister, born in Antigo, Wisconsin. For three years he served as Associate Professor of Philosophy of Religion at Gordon Divinity School. He was appointed as the second President of Fuller Theological Seminary from 1954 to 1959. Carnell resigned his position in 1959 to give himself fully to teaching, serving as Professor of Apologetics at Fuller for eight additional years.
Dr. Carnell contributed to many religious journals and authored several books including "An Introduction to Christian Apologetics," "Television: Servant or Master?," "The Theology of Reinhold Niebuhr," "A Philosophy of the Christian Religion," and "Christian Commitment."
Ronald H. Nash was Professor of Philosophy and Head of the Department of Philosphy at Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green. He authored or edited six books, including "The Light of the Mind: St. Augustine's Theory of Knowledge," "Ideas of History" and "The Philosophy of Gordon H. Clark." He held degrees from Barrington College (A.B.), Brown University (M.A.), and Syracuse University (Ph.D.).