Henri Blocher

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Henri A. G. Blocher, a French evangelical theologian, is Gunther Knoedler Professor of Systematic Theology at Wheaton College Graduate School and is Professor of Systematic Theology, Faculte Libre de Theologie Evangelique, Vaux-sur-Seine, France.

Blocher earned a B.D. degree from Gordon Divinity School (1959), a Diplôme d’Etudes Supérieures de Théologie (old doctoral regime), from Faculté Libre de Théologie Protestante of Paris (1974), and D.D. degree from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary (1989). He has taught in Africa, Australia, Canada, Europe and the United States. Blocher was involved with the Lausanne Committee on World Evangelisation from 1975 to 1980 and is connected to a number of Evangelical groups and colleges around the world.[1]

Blocher is a proponent of the framework interpretation of the Genesis creation account.[2]



  1. ^ "Faculty biography at Wheaton College". Retrieved 2007-04-28. 
  2. ^ Blocher, Henri. In the Beginning: The Opening Chapters of Genesis. Leicester:InterVarsity, 1984.

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