EDITED BY K. SCOTT OLIPHINT
When defending Christianity, we often play by man’s rules, letting
secular science and philosophy determine the cards we’re allowed
to bring to the table. But can we effectively defend the primary
authority of Scripture if we start with other sources of authority
that relegate it to minor status from the outset?
K. Scott Oliphint provides a foreword and explanatory notes in
this retypeset syllabus, originally from Cornelius Van Til’s famous
Christian Evidences class at Westminster Seminary. Van Til argues
for the defense of a pure, full-fledged Christianity, unadulterated by
a scientific methodology founded on non-Christian assumptions.
He offers us instead a Christian philosophy and methodology for
defending the faith that presupposes