Remembering Runner

Calvin News ‘Runner dies at 86

Phil deHaan ‘Remembering the late H. Evan Runner

Theodore Plantinga ‘H. Evan Runner: man of passion, man of conviction

Calvin Seerveld ‘Biblical reflection at a conference celebrating the life-service of H. Evan Runner

Keith Sewell ‘Give thanks for H. Evan Runner

Robert Sweetman ‘H. Evan Runner: in memoriam‘ [pdf]

Harry Van Dyke ‘H. Evan Runner and the Groen club

Al Wolters ‘The importance of H. Evan Runner

Al Wolters ‘Runner’s impact on the academy and beyond: personal reflections

H. Evan Runner, ’39, on March 14, 2002, of cancer. Professor of philosophy at Calvin College from 1951 – 1981, in 1993 he was given the prestigious “Faith and Learning Award” by the Calvin Alumni Association for successfully and consistently integrating faith and learning in the classroom. He helped establish the Institute for Christian Studies (ICS), a Christian graduate school in Toronto where faculty and students explore Runner’s vision of an integral, interdisciplinary philosophy as a key component to a thorough Christian contribution to education and culture. In April 2001, the ICS created the H. Evan Runner Chair in the History of Philosophy. Calvin’s president, Gaylen Byker, honored Runner’s vision for a thoroughly Christian approach to philosophy and stated that Calvin College is still shaped by his influence. He was 86.

Westminster Theological Seminary Bulletin

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