Of God and Slot Machines: An Interview with Vern Poythress | The Works of John Frame and Vern Poythress

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Vern Poythress has published a new book entitled, Chance and the Sovereignty of God: A God-Centered Approach to Probability and Random Events. Poythress is Professor of New Testament Interpretation at Westminster Theological Seminary, as well as the Editor of the Westminster Theological Journal. He earned a B.S. in mathematics from California Institute of Technology 1966 and a Ph.D. in mathematics from Harvard University 1970. After teaching mathematics for a year at Fresno State College now California State University at Fresno, he became a student at Westminster Theological Seminary, where he earned an M.Div. 1974 and a Th.M. in apologetics 1974. He received an M.Litt. in New Testament from University of Cambridge 1977 and a Th.D. in New Testament from the University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch, South Africa 1981. He has been teaching in New Testament at Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia since 1976. In 1981 he was ordained as a teaching elder in the Reformed Presbyterian Church Evangelical Synod, which has now merged with the Presbyterian Church in America. He is the author of numerous books, which you can read about here.I recently had the pleasure of talking to Poythress about his new book on chance and divine sovereignty.

via Of God and Slot Machines: An Interview with Vern Poythress | The Works of John Frame and Vern Poythress.


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My name is Chi Elmore; a husband, father and sinner saved by the abundant grace of Jesus Christ. Studying that I may be found approved by Him who calls us all to repentance and faith in His life, death and Resurrection. View all posts by Chi Elmore

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