William Lane Craig is an American philosopher, historian, Christian theologian and apologist. He is currently in the faculty of Talbot School of Theology and also the Houston Baptist University. He has also updated and defended the Kalam cosmological argument, which is based on the existence of God.
He has worked on many papers and has published work that is in favor of the resurrection of Jesus. He has studied Aseity and Platonism, and he was able to publish ‘God Over All’ using all his knowledge. He has also established and runs the online apologetics ministry known as ReasonableFath.org.
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Early Life & Biography
William was born on August 23, 1949, in Peoria, Illinois. His father was Doris Craig, and his mother was Mallory Craig. Laine studied at East Peoria Community High School from 1963 to 1967, and he also competed in the debate back then. He has also won the state championship in oratory.
Later in September 1965, he became a Christian during his Junior Year, and he graduated from high school after attending the Wheaton College and then majored in communications. Later Craig graduated from college in 1971. In 2014 he was also named the alumnus of the year by the Wheaton College.
In entered the philosophy of religion program in Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in the year 1973 in Chicago, and there he studied with Norman Geisler. He commenced his doctoral from the University Of Birmingham, England, in the area of philosophy in the year 1975.
He wrote the cosmological argument under the direction of John Hick. Late he was awarded the doctorate in the year 1977. He was also awarded a postdoctoral fellowship in the year 1978 from Alexander von Humboldt Foundation. He was awarded this to pursue research on the historicity of the resurrection of Jesus.
Later in 1972, he got married to Jan Craig, and he met her on the staff of the Campus Crusade of Christ. They currently have two children, and they reside in suburban Atlanta, Georgia.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on August 23, 1949, William Lane Craig is 71 years old as of today’s date 9th March 2021. His height is 5’11’’ tall, and his weight is 73 kg.
William joined the faculty of Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in the year 1980, and there he taught philosophy of religion until the year 1986. Later in 1982, he received an invitation to debate with Kai Nielsen at the University of Calgary in Canada, and the topic was on to question the existence of God. Since then, Craig has been in a debate with many philosophers, biblical scholars, and scientists.
After his one year stint at the Westmont College on the outskirts of Santa Barbara, he moved in the year 1987 with his family to Europe, and there he was a visiting scholar at Katholieke University Leuven, which is in Belgium, and he stayed there until 1994. He also joined the Department of Philosophy and Ethics at the Talbot School of Theology, which is in suburban Los Angeles, and he joined it as the research professor of the philosophy. He was also named as the Alumnus of the Year by the Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.
Laine also served as the president of the Philosophy of Time Society from the year 1999 to 2006. Then he also helped to revitalize the Evangelical Philosophical Society, and he served the president of this society from the year 1996 to 2005.
He has also written over thirty books and has published over two hundred articles in the professional philosophy and theology journals.
Awards & Achievements
Talking of his achievements, William has been a philosopher and Christian theologian for a long time. He is also a faculty professor at the Talbot School of Theology and the Houston Baptist University.
Net Worth & Salary of William Lane Craig in 2021
The estimated net worth of William Lane Craig is $2 million as of March 2021, and it is estimated that he has earned all this wealth from books and his journals. The expected salary of William Lane Craig is $97,000, and this is his average university professor’s salary. He has earned most of his wealth from his famous published books and journals, and he is known to have a vast knowledge regarding god due to this. He has been featured in many debates and has been invited to many interviews.
This was all about one of the most influential philosophers and debaters in the country, William Lane Craig. He is one of the biggest influencers in the world of religion, and he has been in a debate with most prominent scholars of the country. We wish nothing but a healthier life for him.